Dylan E. Wilbanks

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Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Commerce, GA

Wilbanks Law Firm, P.C.
 | 1215 South Elm Street, Commerce, GA 30529
Phone: 706-510-0000
Fax: 706-243-6464
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2009, 2011 - 2013
Licensed Since: 2002
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (80%),
  • Criminal Defense (10%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Dylan Wilbanks provides litigation and transactional services for small businesses and individuals. Located in Commerce, Georgia, the firm represents clients with all of their civil legal needs, including business litigation, fraud/RICO litigation, business creation, real estate closings, construction disputes and debt collection.

    After graduating from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2002, Mr. Wilbanks was the assistant district attorney in the Jackson County District Attorney's Office before joining a firm as a civil trial attorney. Owner of Wilbanks Law Firm, P.C., Mr. Wilbanks now focuses his practice on business litigation and fraud/RICO litigation.

    Mr. Wilbanks was included in Atlanta Magazine's Top Young Lawyers in Georgia in 2009 and 2011. During law school, he was awarded the champion of the Keenan's Kids Foundation Closing Argument Competition in 2001 and the J. Ralph Beaird Closing Argument Competition in 2000.

    He is also actively involved in community organizations, including currently serving as the president of Commerce Area Business Association, and he is a member of the Jackson County Area Chamber of Commerce.

     
    Practice Areas
    • 80%Business Litigation
    • 10%Criminal Defense
    • 10%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff

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    Selected to Super Lawyers for 2 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

    Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2021 Rising Stars: 2009, 2011 - 2013

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    About Dylan Wilbanks

    Admitted: 2002, Georgia

    Professional Webpage: http://www.wilbankslawfirm.com/attorneys/dylanwilbanks/

    Honors/Awards:

    • Best Attorney - Readers' Choice, Jackson Herald, 2018
    • Best Attorney - Readers' Choice, Jackson Herald, 2017
    • Best Attorney - Readers' Choice, Jackson Herald, 2016
    • Best Attorney - Readers' Choice, Jackson Herald, 2015
    • Atlanta Magazine's "Top Young Lawyers in Georgia,", 2011
    • Atlanta Magazine's "Top Young Lawyers in Georgia,", 2009
    • Champion, The Keenan's Kids Foundation Closing Argument Competition, 2001
    • Champion, J.Ralph Beaird Closing Argument Competition, 2000
    • National Merit Scholar, President's Scholar - Georgia Institute of Technology
    • Member, Executive Mock Trial Board, 2001-02
    • Member, National Trial Competition teams (2001 & 2002)

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • President, Commerce Area Business Association, 2011
    • Board Member, Commerce Area Business Association, 2010
    • Board Member, Jackson County Area Chamber of Commerce (2011-2013, 2015 - present)

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Chairman, Jackson County Water and Sewer Authority, 2017
    • Jackson County Area Chamber of Commerce - Excecutive Board Member, 2017
    • City of Commerce Downtown Development Authority Board member, 2016
    • Mentor, Lindsey’s Legacy Mentoring Program (2009-2011)
    • Mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters (2006-2011)
    • Participant, Commerce High School Youth Apprenticeship Program (2009-2010)
    • Leadership Jackson County, Class of 2010
    • Board Member, Commerce Kiwanis Club (2008-2013)
    • President, Commerce Kiwanis Club (2012-2013)

    Verdicts/Settlements:

    • Not Guilty - DUI jury trialState v. BrysonBanks County Superior Court, case no. 16-CR-447, 2018
    • $150,000 - Settlement of personal injury claim pending in Northeast Georgia, 2017
    • $435,000 - Jury verdict in partnership litigationMilford v. PurcellClarke County Superior Court, case no. SU-15-CV-1070, 2017
    • $31,000 - Jury verdict for fraud and related claimsWeldon v. ParhamSuperior Court of Madison County, case no. 13MV497-J, 2016
    • $1,150,000 - Settlement obtained in fraudulent conveyance action on behalf of creditor, 2015

    Educational Background:

    • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, B.S., in International Affairs (Cum Laude), 1997
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    Office Location for Dylan E. Wilbanks

    1215 South Elm Street
    Commerce, GA 30529

    Phone: 706-510-0000

    Fax: 706-243-6464

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