Nicholas J. Garcia

1301 1st Avenue,
Suite 100
Columbus, GA 31901

Nicholas J. Garcia is an associate in our Columbus office, with a growing practice focused on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. He also specializes in labor and employment, education and government liability.

Before joining Hall Booth Smith, Nick was a law clerk to the Honorable John T. Laney III, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Middle District of Georgia. Together they co-authored bankruptcy articles published in the Mercer Law Review. Nick earned a Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.

During law school, he served as the Editor in Chief for the Mercer Law Review. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (A.B.J.) from the University of Georgia. He is admitted to practice in both Georgia and Alabama.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia
  • Alabama

EDUCATION

  • J.D., cum laude, Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, 2015
  • A.B.J., University of Georgia, 2011

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey,”Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, 68 Mercer L. Rev. 929, 2017.
  • “Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey,”Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, 67 Mercer L. Rev. 819, 2016.
  • “Can We Keep a Secret?: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Work-Product Doctrine in the Internal Law Firm Setting – St. Simons Waterfront, LLC v. Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, P.C.,” 65 MERCER L. REV. 559, 2014.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Columbus American Inn of Court
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Georgia, Bankruptcy Section
  • W. Homer Drake, Jr. Bankruptcy American Inn of Court

PRESENTATIONS

  • Case Update Chapter 7, 19th Annual Middle District of Georgia Bankruptcy Law Institute, September 2016.
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Nicholas J. Garcia is an associate in our Columbus office, with a growing practice focused on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. He also specializes in labor and employment, education and government liability.

Before joining Hall Booth Smith, Nick was a law clerk to the Honorable John T. Laney III, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Middle District of Georgia. Together they co-authored bankruptcy articles published in the Mercer Law Review. Nick earned a Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University.

During law school, he served as the Editor in Chief for the Mercer Law Review. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (A.B.J.) from the University of Georgia. He is admitted to practice in both Georgia and Alabama.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia
  • Alabama

EDUCATION

  • J.D., cum laude, Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, 2015
  • A.B.J., University of Georgia, 2011

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey,”Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, 68 Mercer L. Rev. 929, 2017.
  • “Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey,”Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, 67 Mercer L. Rev. 819, 2016.
  • “Can We Keep a Secret?: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Work-Product Doctrine in the Internal Law Firm Setting – St. Simons Waterfront, LLC v. Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, P.C.,” 65 MERCER L. REV. 559, 2014.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Columbus American Inn of Court
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Georgia, Bankruptcy Section
  • W. Homer Drake, Jr. Bankruptcy American Inn of Court

PRESENTATIONS

  • Case Update Chapter 7, 19th Annual Middle District of Georgia Bankruptcy Law Institute, September 2016.
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