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Harold Richard Hobbs

Wills and living wills Attorney at Marietta, GA

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  • Licensed for 42 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1981
    Status
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Harold

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Practice areas
  1. Wills and living wills
    45%
    Creation of wills, powers of attorney, medical directives and codicils.

    43 years

  2. Contracts and agreements
    30%
    Creation and review of contracts and agreements and contract dispute resolution and litigation.

    19 years

  3. Energy and utilities
    5%
    32 years of experience with large utility in the areas of environmental, health and safety.

    46 years

  4. Federal regulation
    5%
    32 years of experience with large utility in the areas of environmental, health and safety regulation interpretation and implementation.

    46 years

  5. Power of attorney
    5%
    Powers of Attorney general and specific.

    43 years

  6. Probate
    5%
    Filing and probation of wills.

    17 years

  7. Trusts
    5%
    Creation of trust and trust amendments

    17 years

I graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1974 with a BS in Applied Biology.  After graduation, I worked for the Cobb Country Water and Sewer Department managing a labortory and establishing a stream survialence program throughout the Country.  In 1976 I was hired by Georgia Power company and enrolled in the Woodrow Wilson College of Law and graduate will a legal degree in 1980.  While at Georgia Power I spent 32 years working in the environmental, health and safety arena.  My first 10 years were in Envirnmental Affairs implementing the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and CERCLA.  The next 11 years were spent in the area of industrial hygiene and implementation of the then new Asbestos, Hazardous Communication Rules, Arsenic, Lead, Chrominum, just to name a few.  The last 11 years were spent in the Safety arena.  During this period, I represented Georgia Power and Southern Company on numberous ANSI and ASTM national standards setting committees, Edison Electric Institue, Southeastern Electric Exchange, American Industrial Health Association, American Society of Safety Engineers, and Georgia Section of the American Society of Safety Engineers.  I was responsible for handle all OSHA visits to Georgia Power facilities, communications with OSHA concerning these visits, negoiating any citations issued pursuent to a OSHA visit and accident investigations.  Retired in 2008 and established The Hobbs Law Firm with an eye toward continuing my practice in the OSHA and regulatory arena, but also practicing in the areas of contracts/agreements, contract litigation, wills, trust, medical directives, probate, powers of attorney, trust and codicils and amendments to wills and trust.

Location

Harold Richard Hobbs
2111 Keeling Court
Marietta, GA, 30064-3896

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 175-175 per hour
  • Contingency 40%-50%
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Check

Resume

AVVO RATING 6.5 (Good)

Education

  • Woodrow Wilson College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1980
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1974

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Marietta Wills and living wills Lawyer Harold Richard Hobbs
Harold Richard Hobbs
Wills and living wills Attorney
Marietta, GA
Licensed for 42 years
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