James  W. McKenzie, Jr.

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Atlanta native and a Gwinnett county resident for over 26 years, Jim McKenzie graduated “Magna cum laude” from the University Of Georgia, in 1973; and graduated “cum laude” from the University of Georgia School Of Law in 1976; was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, scholastic honorary society in 1973, and served as the Managing Editor of the Georgia Law Review for 1975-1976.  (See more in Attorney Profile).

With over thirty-seven years of business litigation, transactions, probate and estate planning experience, James W. McKenzie, Jr., founding attorney of McKenzie Law Associates, P.C., has the knowledge and skills needed to solve business, and estate challenges regardless of the complexities involved.

Whether the issues involve business mergers/acquisitions, business litigation, contract review, shareholder disputes, estate planning, Will and Trust matters, or Probate issues James McKenzie and the staff of professionals at McKenzie Law Associates can insure that all necessary resources are pulled together to offer the highest level of legal skills in Metro Atlanta to produce positive results.

Nationally Recognized

In 2011, Jim McKenzie was honored by Martindale Hubbell/Lawyers.com for having maintained an “AV” rating for highest or “pre-eminent” legal skills and ethical standards for thirty consecutive years (1980-2010).  He continues to achieve that consistent “AV” rating.  The significance of the “AV” Rating by Martindale.com and Lawyers.com is described as follows: “The AV preeminent

[rating] is a significant rating accomplishment- a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.” www.martindale.com/products-services-peer-review-rating. (Martindale-Hubbell and Lawyers.com are the national legal locator and ranking service).