Admitted to practice in Georgia, Joel has served as lead counsel in numerous cases... more
Admitted to practice in Georgia, Joel has served as lead counsel in numerous cases including medical malpractice, product liability and motor vehicle cases. He has experience handling all types of litigation including class action, commercial, pharmaceutical, toxic tort and environmental cases.
I have lived in Columbus for most of my life. I graduated from Harris County High... more
I have lived in Columbus for most of my life. I graduated from Harris County High School in 2003, and went off to the University of Georgia for my bachelor's degree. I received my bachelor's with honors in 2006, and I received a full scholarship to attend the University of Georgia School of Law. In 2009, I graduated with honors from the law school. I passed the bar exam on my first attempt,... view profile
Environmental / natural resources lawyers deal with the government's rules for the use of natural resources, such as air, land, and water. These attorneys also typically have experience working with the government agencies that regulate natural resources, such as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or a state Bureau of Land Management. If you are a business owner that may have caused pollution (for example, your underground oil tank leaked), or if you want to use a natural resource for your personal use (for example, water from a river to irrigate your property), an environmental lawyer or a natural resources lawyer can help you understand the complex laws in this area and how to avoid problems.