Making a Positive Impact

Attorney John Dickerson

John A. Dickerson


Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Business Litigation
  • Tort Litigation
  • Civil Rights Defense
  • Local Government Law
  • Insurance Defense


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1971
  • Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 00/1968

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1971

Professional Associations

  • Stephens County Bar Association, President, 1978 to 1980
  • Mountain Judicial Circuit Bar Association, President, 1980 to 1981
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, Board of Governors
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, Disciplinary Committees
  • Georgia Municipal Association, President, Section of City Attorneys
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Chattahoochee Inn of Court, Member


  • Outstanding Young Man of Toccoa and Stephens County
  • Leadership Georgia
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Named as a Georgia Super Lawyer by Atlanta Magazine
  • Chief Justice Thomas O. Marshall Professionalism Award, State Bar of Georgia
  • Inaugural Robert B. Struble Professionalism Award, Mountain Judicial Circuit
  • Top rated Litigator Ranked by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
  • Tradition of Excellence Award, State Bar of Georgia

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce, President
  • Old War Horse Lawyers Club, Member

Representative Clients

  • MAG Mutual Insurance Company
  • State Farm Insurance Company


  • Regions Bank of Toccoa