Community Impact

From its beginnings in 1883, the attorneys of Whelchel, Dunlap, Jarrard & Walker, LLP have served in leadership roles in professional and community organizations. Our attorneys are committed to doing everything they can to make our community a better place and are dedicated to the various organizations and philanthropic causes in which they serve. Our attorneys are recognized leaders in professional organizations. Below is a list of some of the examples of such leadership and involvement.

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Professional Leadership:

Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

President, Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association

Treasurer, Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association

President, Young Lawyers Division of the Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association

President, Gainesville Estate Planning Council

Judge, Hall County Juvenile Court      

Secretary-Treasurer, E. Wycliffe Orr, Sr. Inn of Court

State Bar of Georgia’s Distinguished Service Award Recipient

Founding Team Member, Hall County Family Treatment Court

Chair, 36th Annual Estate Planning Institute

Board of Directors, Foothills of Georgia Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management


Community Leadership:

Board of Directors, Boys and Girls Clubs of Hall County

Board of Directors, Challenged Child and Friends

Founding Board Member, Georgia Mountain Food Bank

Board of Directors, Good News Clinic

President, Junior League of Gainesville-Hall County

Multiple Graduates, Leadership Hall County

President, The Medical Center Auxiliary

Secretary and Founding Board Member, WomenSource, Inc.

Planning Committee, Youth Leadership Hall County

Multiple Directors and Associate Directors of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce

Legal Division Representative, United Way’s Annual Campaign

Board of Directors, United Way of Hall County

HERO Volunteer, Red Cross

President, Board of Directors, North Georgia Community Foundation, Inc.

Board of Directors, The Medical Center Foundation

Board of Directors, Secretary, Girls, Inc. 

Board of Directors, Friends of Recovery

Board of Directors, Our Neighbor

Board of Directors, Rahab’s Rope

Board of Directors, Still Waters Counseling

Volunteer, Choices Pregnancy Care Center

President, Rehabilitation Industries of Northeast Georgia, Inc. (RING)

Tutor, Lanier Career Academy

Adjunct Professor, University of North Georgia

Silver Beaver Award Recipient, Boy Scouts of America