James H. Webb Jr.

James H. Webb Jr.

Peachtree City/Atlanta/Georgia Medical Malpractice Lawyer
Founding Partner
Location:
Peachtree City , Georgia
Phone:
678-369-7348
Fax:
770-631-1771
Email:

Attorney James H. Webb, Jr., is a native of Atlanta, Georgia.  He has devoted his career to the representation of injured persons in serious personal injury cases and concentrates in the area of medical malpractice.  Mr. Webb is the founding partner of the firm Webb & Taylor, LLC.  He is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Georgia Law School and a member of both the Georgia and Florida Bar Associations.  Attorney Webb is a decorated veteran who served in Vietnam as a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army in field artillery. 

Mr. Webb insists that the lawyers and the other employees of the firm maintain a high level of professional and personal excellence.  One of the few lawyers in the State of Georgia recognized as Board Certified in both Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and in Pretrial Practice by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Advocacy, he has given many lectures and seminars to other lawyers in the areas of medical malpractice and trial advocacy.  Attorney Webb is a former Chairman of the General Practice and Trial Section of the Georgia State Bar, which has approximately 3000 lawyer members.  For many years, he was the organizer and moderator for a Georgia Bar sponsored medical malpractice winter seminar.  He genuinely enjoys handling medical malpractice cases and commonly refers to them as the “last great Sherlock Holmes cases.”

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Board Certified Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy, National Board of Civil Pretrial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1977
  • Florida, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. Federal Courts
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence cum laude - 1977
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1972
    • Major: Education

Military Experience

  • U.S. Army, 1st Lt., Active Duty, 1969-1971

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer/Instructor, Medical Malpractice and Trial Advocacy
  • Instructor, Florida Bar Trial Practice Seminars, 1981 - 1982

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Super Lawyer (2007-2018)
  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rating – “Highest Possible Peer Review Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards”
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys – Member
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 – Member
  • American Association for Justice – Member
  • American Top 100 High Stakes Litigation - Member
  • National Board of Trial Advocacy – Member
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association – Member (One of the Vice Presidents – Several Years)
  • Southern Trial Lawyers Association – Member
  • Medical Negligence Information Exchange Group – Member
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America – Member
  • American Bar Association – Member
  • State Bar of Georgia – Member (Chairman of General Practice & Trial Section 1995)
  • State Bar of Georgia – Member (Law Revision Committee 1997)
  • Governor’s Task Force on DUI (1996)
  • Fayette County People’s Law School (Chairman 1990-Present)
  • Fayette County Chamber of Commerce – Member (President 1993)
  • State Bar of Florida – Member