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Fred Conklin has practiced in the area of workers' compensation law for 14 years. Before he became a workers' compensation attorney, Mr. Conklin worked as an operations manager for a trucking company, and later for a national labor contracting firm.  He received his undergraduate degree in Business and Economics from West Virginia Wesleyan College, and attended law school at Michigan State University where he received his Juris Doctor, cum laude.  He has been licensed to practice law since 1999.  Mr. Conklin has a passion for his work and helping others, and he prides himself on his dedication to each and every client.  He feels strongly that no client is more important than another, and that each case requires focus and attention regardless of the issues at hand.  Mr. Conklin serves clients throughout the state of Georgia.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Workers Compensation: 100%
    16 years, 1.2 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($150-250/hour), contingent (25%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I endorse this lawyer. Based on Fred's regular and erudite contributions to the workers' compensation community, his dedication to the law and his clients is clear.

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Contact info

The Conklin Firm, LLC

2500 Cumberland Parkway SE
Suite 240
Atlanta, GA, 30339-3922

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200108/05/2016
TNInactive199907/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Deans ListMichigan State University College of Law1999
Moot Court BoardMichigan State University College of Law1999
Order of BarristersMichigan State University College of Law1999
President, 1999 Graduating ClassMichigan State University College of Law1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Conklin Firm, LLC2014 - Present
PartnerCuzdey Ehrmann Wagner Stine Sansalone & Bobe2001 - 2014
AttorneyKing & Spalding2000 - 2001
Associate AttorneyThe Andersen Firm, P.C.1999 - 2000
Law ClerkGallagher Duby, P.L.C.1998 - 1998
Assistant Editor/ReporterMichigan Lawyers Weekly1997 - 1997
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMember2016 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2001 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Workers' Compensation Law SectionMember2001 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociatonMember2001 - Present
Atlanta Bar Association, Workers' Compensation SectionMember2001 - Present
Tennessee Bar Association (Inactive)Member1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Harrison et al. v. CGU Ins Co., 269 Ga. App. 549 (2004)N/A
Atlas Construction Co., Inc. et al. v. Pena, 268 Ga. App. 566 (2004N/A
CGU Ins. Co. v. Sabel Industries, Inc., 255 Ga. App. 236 (2002)N/A
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
West Virginia Wesleyan CollegeEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science1992
West Virginia Wesleyan CollegeBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Workers' Compensation for the General PractitionerEthics: A Discussion of Ethical Considerations Faced by Practitioners in the Workers’ Compensation Arena2015
Client SeminarGeorgia Law Update - Recent Legislative and Board Rule Changes2014
Client TrainingReturn to Work Procedure and Strategy in Georgia2009
Client TrainingRecent Developments in Georgia Workers' Compensation Law2007