J. Thomas Whelchel

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  • Member at Whelchel & McQuigg, LLC (2 Attorneys)
  • 504 Beachview Drive, Suite 3-D, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
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Mr. Whelchel is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Biographical details

- Phi Delta Phi

- County Attorney, Glynn County, 1971-1979

- Special Assistant Attorney General, State of Georgia, 1971-

American College of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Business Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Wills
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Negligence
  • Offering Local Counsel Representation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
912-324-5212  Phone
912-638-6595  Fax
University Attended:
University of Georgia, B.B.A., 1957
Law School Attended:
University of Georgia, LL.B., 1959
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia; 1959, Georgia; Georgia Supreme Court; Georgia Court of Appeals

Brunswick Bar Association (President, 1975-1976); American Bar Association; State Bar of Georgia (Member, Disciplinary Board, 1985-1988); Lawyers Club of Atlanta; Association of Defense Trial Attorneys; Defense Research Institute; Georgia Defense Lawyers Association.


Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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Saint Simons Island, Georgia

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