Also known as Frank Burns

J. Franklin Burns

J. Franklin Burns

Workers' Compensation Lawyer
Atlanta, GA




No Misconduct


English , Spanish

About Me

Frank Burns, Esq. is the founder of J. Franklin Burns, P.C. and a native of Gainesville, Georgia. He began his legal career at Gorby Reeves, an insurance defense law firm where he represented employers and insurance companies in Workers Compensation matters across the State of Georgia. In 2002, he opened his law practice, J. Franklin Burns, P.C., devoting his practice exclusively to the...

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Client Reviews

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Fantastic workers' compensation attorney

Posted by: Donna J 11 months ago.

Frank Burns has been practicing as a personal injury attorney for over 30 years. His experience and expertise are superior. His career began with a...

Mr.Burns will say anything to get a case

Posted by: a Workers Compensation client 11 months ago.

I thought I hired Mr.Burns.He told me how great my case was and all the thigs he was going to do forme.Well I thought I hired Mr.Burns but he pawned...
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Michael David Bixon
Michael Bixon

Atlanta, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Extremely skilled attorney. I would recommend him in a heartbeat to a client.
Howard E. Spiva
Howard Spiva

Savannah, GA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

J. Franklin stands out as a leader in the practice of Worker’s Compensation, Personal Injury, and Employee Discrimination law. Still extremely active...
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1987 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/11/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – present

J. Franklin Burns, P.C.


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1987 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law


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2011 Top 100 Super Lawyer

Georgia Super Lawyers


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American Bar Association

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2006 What I Know About . . . Running A Law Firm: Top Ten List

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association

2003 “Workers’ Compensation Hearings in Georgia: Techniques And Strategies”

National Business Institute, Atlanta, GA

Speaking Engagements

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2011 “Workplace Injuries: Understanding the Workers’ Compensation System”


2010 “Subrogation In The Workers’ Compensation System”

at Georgia Trial Lawyers Association

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