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Jon Pope graduated from The Citadel in 1992 and received his law degree from Georgia State University in 1995.  Jon began his legal career with the Atlanta law firm of Chambers, Mabry, McClelland & Brooks (now Mabry McClelland).  Jon focuses his trial practice on a wide range of personal injury matters, including wrongful death, automobile and tractor trailer accidents, and medical negligence. 


Along with his brother and partner, Tom Pope III, Jon received the firm’s first million dollar jury verdict in the matter of Flippen v. AGL Resources, Inc. before the Honorable John Mather in the State Court of Fulton County in January of 2009. 


In March of 2009, Jon was named a “Rising Star” for the second time by his peers in Atlanta Magazine’s “Superlawyers” edition.  Jon was also named was of Georgia “40 under 40” by Georgia Trend Magazine in 2004.   


Jon is a former President of the Young Lawyers Division and Executive Committee member of the State Bar of Georgia.  Jon currently serves on the State Bar’s finance committee, advisory committee on legislation, and communications committee.


Jon is a former two-term President of the Blue Ridge Circuit Bar Association and a trustee of the Georgia Institute for Continuing Legal Education.  Jon also holds memberships in the American Bar Association, American Association for Justice, Southern Trial Lawyers Association, Gainesville-Northeastern Circuit Bar Association, Atlanta Lawyers Club, Old Warhorse Lawyers Club, Georgia Bar Foundation, and Gridiron Secret Society.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 100%
    21 years, 500 cases



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    I endorse this lawyer for his practice in personal injury!


    Dirk Derrick Trucking accident Attorney
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    Jon Pope is a skilled litigator who goes the extra mile to advocate for his clients. Jon stays abreast of the most cutting edge trial techniques and utilizes these skills to obtain great results for his clients. He handles himself ethically and treats his clients with compassion, empathy, and respect. If you are in need of an experienced civil litigator for your personal injury matter, I highly recommend that you hire Jon Pope.


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    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Hasty Pope LLP

3350 Riverwood Parkway #1900
Atlanta, GA, 30339

Hasty Pope LLP

1370 Thompson Bridge Road Suite 200
Gainesville, GA, 30501

Hasty Pope LLP

211 East Main Street
Canton, GA, 30114



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2015
Georgia's Top Rated LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2013
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2013
Georgia's Top Rated LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2013
Georgia's Top Rated LawyersMartindale-Hubbell and ALM2012
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2010
Rising Star - Superlawyers editionAtlanta Magazine2010
Rising Star - SuperlawyersAtlanta Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHasty Pope LLP1996 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationRegional Vice-President2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Flippen v. AGL ResourcesVerdict for Plaintiff - $1,017,000.00
Little v. Meadows Heating & Air$1,000,000
Flippen v. AGL ResourcesJury Verdict totaling $1,017,836.94
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
CitadelPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationDon't Let Defense Counsel Turn You Into a Cat Herder2012
Jury TrialOpening Statements2011
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationRural Jury Trials2009