Burton L. Tillman Esq

Burton L. Tillman Esq

Mediator/Arbitrator
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone:
404-692-7428
800-743-3994
Fax:
404-315-9992
Email:

30 Years practicing in the areas of worker's compensation and tort litigation in State and Federal courts including medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, auto/truck, premises and products liability. Founding partner of Tillman & Associates in 1991.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Auto/Truck
  • Premises and Products Liability
  • Tort Litigation in State and Federal courts
  • Medical Malpractice

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified registered mediator/arbitrator, Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1979

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1979
    • Honors: Chairman of UGA Law School Moot Court Board
    • Honors: Appointed to Order of the Barristers
  • Emory University
    • B.A. - 1971

Classes/Seminars

  • Regular speaker on Worker's Compensation and Legal Ethics at seminars and CLE events

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The National Association for Conflict Resolution, Member ACR
  • Georgia Bar Association, Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member, Past Chairman of the Workers' Compensation Section
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, Workers' Compensation Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Tillman & Associates, Founding partner, 1991 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Atlanta Boy Choir
  • Alumni Men's Choir of the ABC