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John B. Merchant III

John B. Merchant III

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Business

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. Wrongful Death: 35%
  3. Business: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Philip Andrew Holloway

    I endorse this lawyer. This is one of the best in the business. If you need his services you will NOT be disappointed!

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    Philip Holloway Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Hunter Biederman

    John is a true advocate for his clients. He is a tremendous defense attorney, knowledgeable of the law and holds a great work ethic.

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    Hunter Biederman DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Merchant Law Firm, P.C.

341 Lawrence Street, N.E.
Marietta, GA, 30060

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200307/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Top 40 Trial Lawyers Under the Age of 40 In GeorgiaThe National Trial Lawyers Association2011
Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009
National ChampionHerbert Weschler National Criminal Law Moot Court Competition2003
Final Four OralistUniversity of Florida Justice Campbell Thornal Moot Court Competition2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderThe Merchant Law Firm, P.C.2010 - Present
AttorneyGreenberg Traurig2007 - 2010
AttorneyTroutman Sanders2003 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
The National Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/A2003 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2003 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A2003 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Product Liability Law & Strategy"Strategies for Defeating the Fraudulent Joinder of Sales Representatives in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation"2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of FloridaLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of MaineHistory, Secondary EducationBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Guest SpeakerHIPAA and the Electronic Medical Record2011
In-House Continuing Education ProgramPersonal Injury Litigation From the Patient's Perspective2010
Current Issues in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device LitigationCurrent Developments in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation2010
14th Annual Drug and Medical Device Litigation, New York, NY"View From the Bench -- Current Judicial Views on Medical Products Litigation"2009
13th Annual ACI Conference on Drug & Medical Device Litigation, New York, NY"View From the Bench--Judicial Views on Medical Products Litigation Today"2008
12th Annual ACI Conference on Drug & Medical Device Litigation, New York, NY"Swift and Constant Attacks by the Press and Academic/Scientific Sources: Pinpointing Their Impact on Litigation and Learning How to Combat and Control Them"2007