• Serving Northeast Georgia for over 130 Years

  • Serving Northeast Georgia for over 130 Years

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June 1, 2018

WDJW Wins State-Wide Competition

WDJW was honored to participate once again in this year's Georgia Legal Food Frenzy.  The Food Frenzy is a state-wide competetion, where lawyers and others in the legal profession raise money and collect food to feed the hungry.  WDJW won the competition for the whole state in the medium firm category by raising over $8,000 and collecting over 85 pounds of food. 

WDJW has a long history of supporting the Georgia Mountain Food Bank, including service on GMFB's Board of Directors.  WDJW Attorneys John Gram, Bethany Magnus and Chris Walker have all served on the Board and most recently appointed to the board, Jeremy Panter.

February 15, 2018

Bethany Magnus honored by the Jaycees

Congratulations to Bethany Magnus, for being awarded the Young Woman of the Year by the Gainesville Jaycees......

May 17, 2017

New Winners Are Recognized in Georgia Legal Food Frenzy

Congratulations to the team at Whelchel, Dunlap, Jarrard & Walker for placing 2nd in the state and raising the equivalent of over 31,000 pounds which will help the Georgia Mountain Food Bank provide almost 26,000 meals!

March 2017

Taking the Premises Out of Premises Liability?

On February 14th, the Supreme Court of Georgia heard oral argument in a lawsuit against Six Flags Over Georgia involving the violent beating of a man at a bus stop outside the theme park by a group of alleged.....

February 23, 2017

Defense of EEOC Charges:  The Portal Process

In January, 2016, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) implemented a “Digital Charge System” – an electronic process for the handling of EEOC claims or “Charges”......

February 2017

Dangerous W-2 Phishing ScamEvolving; Targeting Schools, Restaurants, Hospitals, Tribal Groups and Others

IR-2017-20, Feb. 2, 2017                                                                               

WASHINGTON The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry issued an urgent alert today to all employers that the Form W-2 email phishing scam......

December 2016
Federal Court of Appeals Expedites Appeals Process in DOL’s Appeal of Injunction Blocking Overtime Rule
On November 22, 2016, a federal judge in Texas sent shockwaves through America.........

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Whelchel, Dunlap, Jarrard & Walker, LLP is one of the oldest law firms in Georgia. In existence for more than 130 years, our experience is reflected in the practice of our attorneys. We provide unparalleled experience in many practice areas, including employment law, family law, litigation, tax, estate, health care and real estate law.

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