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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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1994||11/27/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Partner||Smith, Welch, Webb & White||1997 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Lawyers Club of Atlanta||Member||N/A|
|Lawyer's Foundation of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Georgia (Young Lawyers Representative, Formal Advisory Opinion Board)||Member||1994 - 1997|
|Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law||Editorial Board||1992 - 1993|
|Kelley v. Beal and Wilson||Verdict for $80,000.00|
|Confidentiality Agreement||Settled for $5,650,000.00|
|Flowers v. JTH Tax, Inc. d/b/a Liberty Tax||I obtained a verdict of $750,000.00 including $500,000.00 in punitive damages|
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|Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law||Substantive and Procedural Hurdles in the Application of the Genocide Convention to Alleged Crimes in the Former Yugoslavia,||1993|
|University of Georgia, Athens||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|University of Georgia, Athens||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1986|
|Henry County Bar Association Fall CLE Conference||Personal Injury Practice Basics||2016|
|Clayton County Bar Seminar||Common Trial Issues in Personal Injury Actions||2016|