| John A. Dickerson- Experienced Georgia Trial Attorney
John A. Dickerson is a leading Business litigation attorney in Georgia. He specializes in the practice areas of Civil rights, Medical malpractice, Insurance Defense, and Business litigation matters.
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Georgia Trial Lawyer – John A. Dickerson

John A. Dickerson


Areas of practice

  • Medical malpractice
  • Business litigation
  • Tort litigation
  • Civil rights defense
  • Local government law
  • Insurance Defense

Admitted to practice

  • Georgia, 1971

Awards and honors

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Named as a Georgia Super Lawyer by Atlanta Magazine (2004 to present)
  • Chief Justice Thomas O. Marshall Professionalism Award, June 2014 (State Bar of Georgia)
  • Inaugural Robert B. Struble Professionalism Award, December 2015 (Mountain Judicial Circuit)
  • Top rated Litigator Ranked by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
  • Tradition of Excellence Award, June 2016 (State Bar of Georgia)


  • University of Georgia, J.D., 1971
  • Clemson University, B.S., 1968

Professional memberships

  • Stephens County Bar Association
    President, 1978 – 1980
  • Mountain Judicial Circuit Bar Association
    President, 1980 – 1981
  •  State Bar of Georgia
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Member Chattahoochee Inn of Court
  • Member Old War Horse Lawyers Club


  • Born in Anderson, South Carolina
  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Blue Key
  • President, City Attorneys Section, Georgia Municipal Association, 1986 – 1987
  • Member, State Disciplinary Board, 1986 – 1991