Burton Tillman

Tillman & Associates, Attorneys At Law
547 Ponce De Leon Ave NE Ste 100
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 315-0000

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
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


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


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