Christopher Hudson is an attorney in Augusta, Georgia, who serves the entire Central Savannah Region in a variety of plaintiff personal injury matters. Christopher has owned and managed his own law practice, Christopher J. Hudson, LLC, since July 2005. Christopher concentrates his law practice on representing injured persons in the areas of automobile accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, wrongful death, personal injury, and workers’ compensation. Christopher began his legal career in 2004, with Fulcher, Hagler, Reed, Hanks, & Harper, LLP, a medium sized law firm in Augusta, Georgia, where practiced in the areas of civil litigation and workers’ compensation defense.
Christopher was born in Augusta, Georgia in 1975, and has been a resident of Columbia County, Georgia, nearly all his life. Chris graduated high school from Lakeside High in 1994. Following high school, Chris attended Augusta State University for two years, and then finished his undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia, where he graduated in 2000 with honors and obtained BA in Political Science.
Following College, Chris attended Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law in Macon, Georgia. During law school, Chris served as Managing Editor of the Mercer Law Review, and published a law review article entitled, “PGA Tour v. Casey Martin, Reasonable Accommodations FORE the disabled.” Chris graduated law school in 2003 and achieved the academic record of cum laude, finishing among the top 10% of his graduating class. Additionally, Chris received the following academic honors/recognitions: Induction into the Brainerd Currie Honor Society; Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement in Legal Writing; a Certificate from the College’s Nationally acclaimed legal writing program; and CALI Awards for the highest grades in Advanced Legal Writing and Law Practice Management.
Chris is currently a Member of the State Bar of Georgia and South Carolina, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, and the Young Lawyers of Augusta. Additionally, Chris is a member of the Builders’ Association of Metro Augusta and the Augusta Mortgage Banker’s Association. In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time with his family and is an avid outdoorsman.
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Licensed since 2003
I endorse this lawyer. Chris Hudson is a highly effective advocate for his clients. He is knowledgeable of the law and well-respected by his peers. I have seen him obtain excellent results for his clients in even the most challenging cases.
Kirk Gilliard Criminal Defense Attorney
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2003||05/08/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|Brainerd Currie Honor Society||Mercer University School of Law||2003|
|Cali Award for highest grade in Advanced Legal Writing||Mercer University School of Law||2003|
|Cali Award for highest grade in Law Practice Management||Mercer University School of Law||2003|
|Managing Editor, Law Review||Mercer Law School||2002|
|Judge||Wrens, Georgia Municipal Court||2014 - Present|
|Judge||Stapleton, Georgia Municipal Court||2014 - Present|
|Judge||Blythe, Georgia, Municipal Court||2014 - Present|
|Part-time Magistrate Judge||Columbia County Magistrate Court||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Christopher J. Hudson, LLC||2004 - Present|
|Attorney||Fulcher Hagler, LLP||2003 - 2004|
|Law clerk||Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLC||2001 - 2003|
|law clerk||Augusta Judicial Circuit Solicitor's Office||2001 - 2001|
|Governor's Intern||Governor's Office, State of Georgia||2001 - 2001|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Council of Municipal Judges, GA||Member||2014 - Present|
|Council of Magistrate Judges, GA||Member||2013 - Present|
|Columbia county chamber of commerce||Member||2012 - Present|
|Federal Appeals Court, 11th Circuit||Member||2007 - Present|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Federal District Court, Southern District of GA||Member||2004 - Present|
|Georgia Court of Appeals||member||2004 - Present|
|Georgia Supreme Court||Member||2004 - Present|
|Young Lawyers of Augusta||Member||2003 - Present|
|Augusta Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|Mercer University-W. George L.S.||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|University of Georgia||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
|Civics class||Civics and Courts||2014|
|Medical College of Georgia, Gastroenterology Seminar||Tort Reform||2005|