John A. Wilkerson joined Hall, Bloch, Garland & Meyer, LLP in February of 2019 as an associate. John was admitted to the bar in the fall of 2011. Prior to joining Hall Bloch, John handled a wide variety of litigation matters representing construction companies, real estate developers, nursing homes and financial institutions. John has also extensively represented trustees, receivers and other fiduciaries in a variety of matters and has litigated on behalf of such clients in Georgia’s courts, administrative proceedings and in arbitration. John will continue practicing in those areas in Hall Bloch’s litigation section.
John graduated from Samford University in 2007, where he received a scholarship as a member of the Samford Debate Team. While at Samford, John was a three time qualifier for the prestigious national debate tournament and was honored by the Cross-Examination Debate Association as an All American as a sophomore. John graduated from Regent School of Law in 2011. While at Regent, John was selected to compete on behalf of Regent at the American Bar Association National Moot Court Competition as a second year law student. John then served as a member of the Moot Court Board as a third year law student and again competed on behalf of Regent.
John is married to Stephanie Firth Wilkerson. The two attend Martha Bowman United Methodist Church. John enjoys reading particularly on historical subjects. John follows the University of Georgia’s athletic teams and enjoys spending time with his wife.