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A native of Thomson, Georgia, Grant graduated from Thomson High School in 1996, and in 2000 received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from the University of Georgia. For 6 years, Grant worked in various fields, before deciding to return to school and pursue a law degree. In 2009, Grant received his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, and returned to Augusta with his wife, where he began his legal career volunteering for James T. Jones, Jr. PC, in Thomson.
Grant began work as a State Prosecutor for the Augusta District Attorney’s Office in 2010, and for 5 years, prosecuted misdemeanor and felony offenses ranging from DUI and Shoplifting, to Robbery, Aggravated Child Molestation and Murder. During his time at the DA’s Office, Grant disposed of more than 700 criminal cases, and tried over a dozen cases to jury verdict, securing favorable verdicts in the vast majority of cases he tried.
Grant served as the lead ADA for the Augusta Judicial Circuit Drug Court Program led by the Honorable James G. Blanchard, and remains a staunch supporter of local alternative courts, serving on the advisory board for the Augusta Circuit's felony alternative courts. He continues to believe it is vital to our community, that we put young lives on a path to success, by dealing with addiction through rehabilitation.
Grant joined Durham Law Firm in March of 2015 as an associate and experienced trial attorney focused on Criminal Defense Litigation and Plaintiff’s Civil Litigation. Since entering private practice, Grant has successfully resolved hundreds of criminal cases for his clients, including favorable jury verdicts in a majority of cases taken to trial. The Usry Firm P.C. opened its doors in the summer of 2020, dedicated to the many clients already being counseled, and the accused who will one day need an advocate.
Raised in the Western Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina, Danielle graduated from Macon Early College High School in 2014 with her High School Diploma and Associates Degree, and in 2015 received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Western Carolina University.
Danielle moved to the CSRA in January of 2019, with her husband Aaron, for more opportunities in the legal field and to be closer to family.
Danielle has worked for law firms specializing in everything from Real Estate Law and Family Law to Plaintiff’s Civil Litigation and Criminal Defense, and in January of 2020 took a position working alongside Grant at Durham Law Firm in Evans, Georgia.
In November 2021, Danielle accepted her current position at The Usry Firm, P.C. in Augusta, returning to work along-side Grant. Danielle is the Office Manager at the firm, where she manages all day-to-day office activity and makes sure that the office is constantly prepared to provide what assistance we can, as quickly as possible.