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After graduating from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of the Arts in 1986, Mr. Webb obtained his law degree from the same school in 1994. While at law school, Mr. Webb was on the Editorial Board, Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, 1992-1993 and was its Notes Editor for 1993-1994. He is also the author of "Substantive and Procedural Hurdles in the Application of the Genocide Convention to Alleged Crimes in the Former Yugoslavia, "23 Ga. Jour. Int'l & Comp. Law. (1993) and has appeared as a guest commentator, providing legal opinions for CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and local news outlets.

Mr. Webb gained extensive trial experience prosecuting criminal cases in the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit in 1994-1996. Since joining the firm in 1997, Mr. Webb gained trial experience in hundreds of civil and criminal defense cases, and has established a litigation practice that focuses on representing clients who have been injured by others. Mr. Webb is the team leader for the Personal injury - auto accidents and Wrongful death practice areas.

Mr. Webb has two sons, Christopher Webb and Dylan Webb. Mr. Webb's hobbies include running, golf and fishing. He is a founding member of Wesley Way United Methodist Church. He presently serves on the Board of Directors for the Hands of Hope Clinic.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    19 years
  2. Business: 30%
    19 years
  3. Trucking Accident: 20%
    15 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Pandora E. Palmer

    John Webb is an amazing attorney who is proficient in many areas of law, but especially so in the field of personal injury. You could not have a better advocate on your side if you are dealing with a personal injury type of case. I would highly recommend John to be your lawyer.

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  • Gregory Jacques Parent

    I have had the honor of working with John in mediations. He is always prepared, knowledgeable, cordial and professional to his opponents, and compassionate and genuine with his clients.

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Contact info

Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC

280 Country Club Drive Suite 300
Stockbridge, GA, 30281

Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC

2200 Keys Ferry Court
McDonough, GA, 30253

Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC

117 Brookwood Avenue
Jackson, GA, 30233

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199407/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSmith, Welch, Webb & White1997 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Henry CountyMemberN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMemberN/A
Lawyer's Foundation of GeorgiaMemberN/A
State Bar of Georgia (Young Lawyers Representative, Formal Advisory Opinion Board)Member1994 - 1997
Georgia Journal of International and Comparative LawEditorial Board1992 - 1993
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Flowers v. JTH Tax, Inc. d/b/a Liberty TaxI obtained a verdict of $750,000.00 including $500,000.00 in punitive damages
Kelley v. Beal and WilsonVerdict for $80,000.00
Confidentiality AgreementSettled for $5,650,000.00
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Georgia Journal of International and Comparative LawSubstantive and Procedural Hurdles in the Application of the Genocide Convention to Alleged Crimes in the Former Yugoslavia,1993
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia, AthensLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of Georgia, AthensN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Clayton County Bar SeminarCommon Trial Issues in Personal Injury Actions2016