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Jonathan P. Sexton

Personal injury Attorney at Mcdonough, GA

5.0   11 reviews

also known as Jonathan Sexton, Sexton Weldon Law Firm

  • State Years
    Florida - FL 31 years
    Georgia - GA 32 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1991
    Status
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Jonathan

Learn Jonathan’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    40%

    33 years

  2. Personal injury
    40%
    I handled personal injury cases for 33 years from small soft tissue injury cases to major cases involved paraplegia and quadraplegia.

    33 years

  3. Defective and dangerous products
    7%

  4. Brain injury
    5%

    33 years

  5. Medical malpractice
    5%

  6. Civil rights
    2%

    33 years

  7. Corporate and incorporation
    1%

    33 years

Jonathan Sexton started out working for a well-respected and highly successful Plaintiff's firm in Atlanta as a clerk and worked his way to an associate position.  Later he left that position to start his own practie with another attorney and eventually started the firm as it is now in 1994.  Jonathan is a professed Christian serving as a teacher and deacon at his local church, Rock Springs Church in Milner, Georgia and serves as chairman of the board of Rock Springs Christian Academy.  Jonathan is married to JoAnna since 1998 and has three beautiful girls that keep him occupied when there is any free time.  He loves horse back riding, animals of any kind, boating and camping and lives on a small hobby farm in Barnesville, Georgia.

Location

Sexton Weldon Law Firm, LLP
124 Atlanta Street
Mcdonough, GA, 30253

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Reviews

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Posted by Deborah | November 9, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Best of the best
My husband and I have had the pleasure of knowing Jon Sexton for a number of years personally. We have utilized the services of Sexton Law Firm over the years for assistance in our wills, etc. I lost my husband recently quite unexpectedly and again Jon Sexton’s firm was there to assist in probating my husband’s will. Jon and his staff could not have been more professional and helpful. They were there to answer any questions and assist me in any way they could. They each and every one went out of their way to help me get through a very difficult time. Their professional demeanor and genuine concern was so very evident during this process. I highly recommend this firm to anyone needing legal assistance.
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Posted by Cindy Crane | October 5, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
EXCELLENT PERSONAL INJURY LAWYER
Mr. Sexton and his staff are the best! Mr. Sexton is extremely knowledgeable, and his staff work closely with him to guide clients through the difficult process following a personal injury. He is one of those rare lawyers who combined compassionate, with an unyielding advocacy for my case. I am pleased with my settlement and would highly recommend Mr. Sexton.
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Response from Jonathan Sexton October 27, 2017
Thank you Cindy. You are a pleasure.
Posted by anonymous | April 3, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Very Satisfied with my 1st Personal Injury Claim Results
I found Mr. Sexton and his office staff to be very professional and knowledgeable in handling my first personal injury claim as the result of a car accident. They were very accommodating and timely with responses. Everything was handled in a efficient manner and any delays were beyond their control. I would definitely recommend him if you prefer dealing with an experienced lawyer's office that will provide personal service and professionalism rather than a large and busier law firm.
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Posted by Bill | September 14, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Accident compensation
Jonathan did an outstanding job representing my interests. He was fair and firm and I was very pleased with the settlement I received.
Posted by Melissa | August 18, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Car Accident
We were very pleased with the professionalism that Jonathan and his staff provided to us. Jonathan helped us to get a fair settlement from all parties involved in our car accident. He was very informative and helped us through this process. I would highly recommend Jonathan to anyone.
Posted by Tina | January 14, 2015
One of the Finest
Having worked for Mr. Sexton for almost 4 years, I can recommend him to anyone. He is a hands on attorney who fights hard to get what his clients deserve. At the same time, he is a christian who believes in helping others. I know there are many other attorneys out there, but there are none like Jon Sexton.
Posted by Ray M | August 20, 2013
Highly Recommend Jonathan Sexton for Personal Injury!
I was referred to Mr. Sexton by my doctor after a bad traffic accident in which I was rear-ended on the interstate. Mr. Sexton made me aware of the likely outcome in advance, described our courses of action, asked for my decision, and then proceeded towards our goal, keeping me apprised of every interaction with the other party's insurance company. The eventual outcome was more than originally anticipated in our award. I can highly recommend Jon Sexton because of his communication with me throughout the process, his skill, and his Christian demeanor.
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Posted by Chekita | January 8, 2013
Car Accident
Jonathan was great at handling my car accident. He advised me on the correct actions and handled any issues with the "at fault" drivers insurance company. The process was pretty easy and allowed me to focus on my recovery.
Posted by Monique | December 9, 2012
Best lawyer & staff!
Jonathan P. Sexton & his staff are remarkable in every way! They work well as a team, they respond quickly, and they make the legal process simple and stress free. I will recommend this lawyer to all my friends and family because I trust his work.
Posted by Jim | November 20, 2012
Represented myself and my wife for Personal Injuries in Car Accident case
He represented my wife and I for personal injuries when we were hit from behind. Kept us informed. Very professional. Was able to get a generous settlement for us that exceeded our expectations. He really overdelivered. I also referred my sister to him when she was involved in an accident a year later and she was extremely satisfied.
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Posted by Robert Darling | February 24, 2010
unbeatable lawyer
Jonathan was the best lawyer I could have asked for; he was very dependable, caring, understandable, and down right justified to what I endured in my trucking accident. He knew my injuries were more than the company at fault was willing to pay and he fought for what he knew was the right amount to cover medical and living expenses that occurred over 3.5yrs of not being able to work. He kept me informed and was very trustworthy and very responsive to my calls and any questions I had at any given time. Jonathon is a licensed lawyer in GA, FL, & AL but he can consult with other lawyer in any state and more than willing to do so; just like he did in my case; seeing since I reside in Kansas.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 10 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-45%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.3 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Jonathan P. Sexton, PC
  • 1993 - Present

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1991
  • University of Georgia
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1984

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Car Accident
  • 300,000.00
  • Medical Malpractice
  • 2,500,000.00
  • Medical Malpractice
  • 2,000,000.00
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Associations

  • Henry County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 1991 - Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Area Vice President
  • 2003 - 2014

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Five Star Award
  • Rock Springs Church
  • 2010

Attorney endorsements

Received (7)
Given (3)
Endorse Jonathan
Personal injury Attorney | Jul 29
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this talented and knowledgeable attorney, who is well-respected in the legal community."
Car accident Attorney | Oct 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Aug 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Attorney Sexton. From his answers and time on Avvo, it is clear he is dedicated to serving those in need and his clients. It's rare that lawyers spend so much valuable time helping the community, for free, and I applaud him for doing it to such a great level. Kudos"
Unknown Attorney | Aug 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Excellent attorney. Well respected."
Personal injury Attorney | Apr 16
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"John is an excellent lawyer and an aggressive advocate for his clients. I met him years ago when we were opposing counsel on a substantial personal injury matter (I represented the defendant). I was very impressed with John's devotion to the case and his meticulous preparation. His advocacy added considerable value to the case. We settled for a sizeable sum because John had done such a thorough and professional job investigating and preparing the matter for trial. We had to pay about 1/3 more than we expected to pay (1/3 more than the estimated value of the case with less competent counsel) simply because of the excellent job John did. Since then, I have referred a number of cases to John and he has always handled them well, effectively, and professionally. He is a great lawyer and a great guy."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer's work. Jon does exceptional work and has the highest ethical standards. I do not hesitate to refer cases to him whenever I have the opportunity."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 11
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Jon is an excellent personal in jury attorney. I attended law school with him and have referred him many clients (including several family members) over the years for which he has done outstanding work. I had the occassion to work with him on a few matters, although Personal injury work is not a core practice area for myself. He is very detail oriented and will take his targeted defendant to the mat, unlike a lot of the big advertising attorneys that simply want to settle cases like an assembly line. Interestingly, he ends up handling a lot of other attorney's problem cases (...ones where the client wants a fair settlement.) The clients I have referred to him have been impressed not only with their settlements, but his professionalism and approachability."
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