John W. Timmons, Jr.

Attorney in Athens, GA
Phi Delta Phi. Assistant Director, Legal Aid and Defender Society of the University of Georgia School of Law, 1973-1976.
866-745-6361
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Peer Rating 4.8 of 5

Areas of Law

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Domestic Relations
  • Criminal Law

 

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in General Practice, Criminal Law and Litigation
4.8 out of 5.0

Legal Knowledge
4.7
Analytical Capabilities
4.6
Judgment
4.9
Communication Ability
4.8
Legal Experience
5.0

  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 09/12/12
5.0 out of 5.0
Good common sense lawyer which we don't have a lot of these days!
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 07/27/12
4.6 out of 5.0
John works very hard at his practice and shows great concern for the circumstances of his clients.
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Posted by a Private Practice Attorney on 08/30/12
5.0 out of 5.0
John is an excellent lawyer, well respected by his peer.
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Partner

Admission Details

Admitted in 1970, Georgia
1980, U.S. Supreme Court

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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Law School Attended

    University of Georgia School of Law
    Class of 1970
    J.D.

    University Attended

    University of Virginia
    Class of 1967
    B.A.

    Birth Information

    Born in 1945
    Atlanta, Georgia, 1945

    Military

    Captain, Judge Advocate, United States Marine Corps, 1970-1973

    Associations & Memberships

    State Bar of Georgia (Past Chairman and Trustee, General Practice and Trial Section); Western Circuit Bar Association (President, 1986-1987); Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Geo... More

    Bar Fellowship

    Lawyers Foundation of Georgia.

    Representative Cases

    Cox v. Schweiker, 684 F.2d 310 (11th Cir., 1982); Blue v. Blue, 243 Ga. 22 (1979); Hartkopf v. Heinrich Ad. Berkmann, 200 Ga. App. 355 (1991); Galgano v. State, 147 Ga. App. 284 (1978).

    Contact Information

    Phone

    (706) 548-8668

    Email

    Send email to John W. Timmons, Jr.


    Office Information
    John W. Timmons, Jr.
    Partner
     244 East Washington Street,
    Athens, GA 30601

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