John C. Bell, Jr. (Augusta, Georgia)
John C. Bell, Jr. (Augusta, Georgia)

John C. Bell, Jr.

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Licensed for 47 years

Serving Augusta, GA (view address)

John C. Bell, Jr.

Free initial consultation

Serving Augusta, GA (view address)

About John C. Bell, Jr.

Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi. Author: "Products Liability Law in Georgia: Is Change Coming?" 10 Georgia State Bar Journal 353, 1974; "Proving Causation," Trial Magazine, October 1988. Law Clerk to U.S. District Judge Wilbur D. Owens, Jr., 1972-1974. Trustee: Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Georgia, 1981-1982; Chair, Roscoe Hogan Environmental Law Essay Contest, 1996-1998. President, The Melvin Belli Society, 2002-2003. Recipient, Tradition of Excellence Award, given by the General Practice and Trial Section of the State Bar of Georgia, 2004. Listed, Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers of Georgia, 2005-2012.
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Bell & Brigham

Areas of Law

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Environmental and Toxic Tort Litigation
  • Consumer Class Actions
  • Products Liability
  • Retained Asset Account Litigation

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Admission Details

Admitted in U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 11th Circuits
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
1991, South Carolina
1972, Georgia
U.S. Supreme Court

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Law School Attended
University of Georgia

Class of 1972
cum laude

University Attended

Augusta State University
Class of 1969

University of Dijon, Dijon, France

Birth Information

Born in 1948
Augusta, Georgia, June 12, 1948

Associations & Memberships
Augusta and American Bar Associations
State Bar of Georgia (Chair, General Practice and Trial Section, 1981-1982
Chair, Georgia Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1983-1986)
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (Life Member
Vice President, 1978-1984
Treasurer, 1984-1986
Secretary, 1987-1989
President-Elect, 1996-1997, President, 1997-1998)
Southern Trial Lawyers Association
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Sustaining Member
Chair, Environmental and Toxic Tort Section, 1989-1990
State Delegate, 1990-1996). Fellow: Georgia Bar Foundation
Georgia Legal History Foundation (Trustee, 2000-2008
President, 2008-)
Bar Fellowship
International Society of Barristers.
Representative Cases
Mogel v. UNUM Life Ins. Co. of Amer., 547 F.3d 23 (1st Cir. 2008)
Liberty Lending Services, v. Canada, 293 Ga.App. 731 (2008)
Flournoy v. Honeywell Intl., 239 F.R.D. 696 (S.D. Ga. 2006)
Kemp v. Amer. Tel. & Tel. Co., 393 F.3d 1354 (11th Cir. 2004)
Jones v. Amer. Gen. Life and Acc. Ins. Co., 370 F.3d 1065 (11th Cir. 2004)
Jones v. Amer. Gen. Life and Acc. Ins. Co., 213 F.R.D. 689 (S.D. Ga. 2002)
Unum Life Ins. Co. of America v. Crutchfield, 256 Ga.App. 582 (2002)
Taylor Auto Group, Inc. v. Jessie, 241 Ga.App. 602 (1999)
Doctors Hosp. v. Bonner, 195 Ga.App. 152 (1990).

Location Details

John C. Bell, Jr.: Partner at Bell & Brigham


457 Greene Street
Augusta, GA  30901


(706) 722-7552

Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Tuesday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Wednesday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Thursday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Friday 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM
  • Saturday By appointment

Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney admitted to the bar in more than one state?
Yes, John C. Bell, Jr. is admitted to practice in Georgia and South Carolina.
Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
John C. Bell, Jr. is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia, United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia and United States Supreme Court.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Bell & Brigham has 3 attorneys at this location.
What law school did this attorney attend?
John C. Bell, Jr. attended University of Georgia.
Is this attorney listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers?
John C. Bell, Jr. is listed in the Environmental Law, Personal Injury, Product Liability Law and Toxic Torts section of the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.


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