Adams, Hemingway & Wilson, LLP
544 Mulberry Street, Suite 1000
Post Office Box 1956
Macon, Georgia 31202-1956
Telephone (478) 743-4601
Facsimile (478) 746-8215
Education and Honors: B.B.A. - Accounting - Georgia Southern University, 1974; Who’s Who In American Colleges and Universities; J.D. - Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, 1977; Martindale – Hubbell – AV Rating
Court Admissions: State of Georgia, Court of Appeals of Georgia, Supreme Court of Georgia; United States District Court - Middle District of Georgia; 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Description of Law Practice: Practice presently focuses in the areas of civil litigation involving personal injury, probate, worker's compensation, real estate, and school law. While in law school I worked for a title insurance company for two years. I have been associated with South Georgia Mediation since January 1999 and have mediated an extensive number of cases which would include but not be limited to matters involving personal injuries, real estate, probate law, and business litigation. I have represented the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and its members for over 26 years concerning employment related issues involving teachers, administrators and superintendents as well as non-certificated employees. These matters would involve employment disputes covering a variety of topics including termination of employment, demotions, discrimination, promotions, and compensation before Boards of Education, the Professional Practices Commission, and Professional Standards Commission, as well as independent tribunals. I also serve as General Counsel for the Macon-Bibb County Transit Authority.
Professional Memberships, Certifications and Honors: State Bar of Georgia, American Association of Justice, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Middle Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Workers' Compensation Section of Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. Member of the Bootle American Inn of Court and American Board of Trial Advocates. Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution registered mediator and arbitrator.
Civic Memberships and Related Activities: Exchange Club of Macon, Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections, 1987-1991; Downtown Council, 1986-1988; Leadership Macon – 1986.