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Jeffrey J. Dean







Successfully helping people in Georgia for over 30 years.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Business Litigation
  • General Litigation
  • Police Misconduct/Excessive Force

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Mediator, 1996

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1994
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1988
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1993


  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1988
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • B.B.A., Bachelor of Business Administration - 00/1985
    • Honors: Phi Kappa Phi

Published Works

  • Palmer V. Liggett Group, Inc.: State Tort Claims and the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act Mercer Law Review, Vol. 38 #3, 1987
  • McNally v. United States and its Effect on the Federal Mail Fraud Statute: Will White Collar Criminals Get A Break? Mercer Law Review, Vol. 39 #2, 1988

Honors and Awards

  • Brainerd Currie Honor Society
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Business Associations
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Past President of the Conasauga Bar Association
  • Past President of the Dalton Jaycees
  • Past President of the Dalton Civitan Club
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA), Member
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • United Methodist Church of Dalton
  • Local Boy Scouts
  • Youth sports coach and civic organizations