J. Michael McGarity

J. Michael McGarity: Attorney with McGarity & Efstration, LLC AV stamp icon
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Biography

Appointed by the Chief Superior Court Judge to the Gwinnett County Law Library Board.

Phi Delta Phi. Recipient, Georgia Super Lawyer, 2005, 2006, 2008-2016 by Atlanta Magazine Law and Politics. Voted "Best Law Firm in Gwinnett County" by Gwinnett Magazine, 2009-2016. AV Rated since 1987 from Martindale-Hubbell. Assistant District Attorney, Gwinnett County, District Attorneys Office, 1980-1981. Special Assistant Attorney General, State of Georgia, 1991-1997, Appointed by Attorney General Thurbert Baker. Representative, Gwinnett County Child Support Enforcement Division, 1997. Appointed, Special Master, Supreme Court of Georgia. Barrister, Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law Inn of Court, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. President, Northeast Georgia Council for the Boy Scouts, 2004-2005. Former Associate and Partner, Webb, Fowler and Tanner. Trustee, Georgia Gwinnett College. Rotary Club of Gwinnett County (Secretary, 2007); Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors; Former Board Member, Gwinnett County Board, Department of Family and Children Services.

Areas of Practice (19)

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Brain Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Eminent Domain
  • Condemnation
  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Trademarks
  • Copyrights
  • Unfair Competition
  • Probate
  • Estate Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
470-310-1627  Phone
770-932-8477  Phone
770-932-8437  Fax
www.themcgaritygroup.com
University Attended:
Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., International Management, 1976
Law School Attended:
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1979
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; Supreme Court of Georgia; 1979, Georgia; Georgia Court of Appeals
Reported Cases:
Alliance Credit Counseling, Inc. v. Trumiar, 305 Ga. App. 27; 699 S.E.2d 376; 2010; Radha Krishna, Inc. v. Desai, 301 Ga. App. 638 S.E.2d 78; 2009; Lancaster v. Storage USA P'ship, L.P., 300 Ga. App.l 567; 685 S.E.2d474; 2009; Presswood v. Welsh, 271 Ga. App. 459; 610 S.E.2d 113; 2005; Manning v. USF&G Ins. Co., 264 Ga. App. 102; 589 S.E.2d 687; 2003; Langston v. Home Depot U.S.A., 251 Ga. App. 240; 554 S.E. 2d 223; 2001; Kueffer Crane & Hoist Serv. v. Passarella , 247 Ga. App. 327; 543 S.E. 2d 113; 2000; Eggleston v. Johnson, 240 Ga. App. 709; 524 S.E.2d 761; 1999; Elliot v. McDaniel, 236 Ga. App. 513 S.E.2d 249; 1999; Bramblett v. Hansel-Scales, 200 Ga. App. 722; 409 S.E.2d 280; 1991; MEA Family Invs., LP v. Adams, 284 Ga. 407; 667 S.E.2d609; 2008; In re Morse, 265 Ga. 353; 456 S.E 2d52; 1995; Cordell v. Sugar Hill, 381 S.E. 2d 291; 1989; Mann v. Workman, 257 Ga. 70; 354 S.E. 2d 831; 1987; O'Kelley v. Hosp. Auth., 256 Ga. 373; 349 S.E.2d382; 1986; Poteat v. State, 251 Ga. 87; S.E.2d 452; 1983; Fortson v. Burden, 87 F.3d 1328; 1996; Lamar v. Banks, 684 F.2d 714; 1982.
ISLN:
904982907
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0
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