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John P. Webb

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Stockbridge, GA

Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC
280 Country Club Dr, Suite 300
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Phone: 770-389-4864
Fax: 770-389-5193
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2022
Licensed in Georgia Since: 1994
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, General Litigation, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
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An accomplished attorney with over 25 years of experience, John P. Webb has achieved a great level of success representing the best interests of injury victims and their families. As a partner at the law firm of Smith, Welch, Webb and White in Stockbridge, Georgia, he serves clients throughout McDonough, Jackson, Barnesville, Peachtree City and Griffin. 

An erstwhile prosecutor of the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit, Mr. Webb has handled hundreds of criminal and civil jury trials. Clients rely on his services in matters related to auto accidents, wrongful death, truck wrecks, DUIs, medical malpractice, product liability and premises liability. Some of the multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements he has obtained for his plaintiff clients include:

· A $6.2 million settlement in a drunk driving case

· A $2.5 million recovery for a truck accident victim

· A $2.3 million settlement in a wrongful death case

· $1 million each in a premises liability case and dump truck accident case

A 1986 B.A. graduate of the University of Georgia, Mr. Webb obtained his J.D. from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1994. He was admitted to practice in Georgia the same year. He regularly appears before the U.S. Supreme Court, the Supreme Court of Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals and the United States District Court for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia.

An inspiring speaker and presenter, Mr. Webb was among the board of governors and audit committee of the State Bar of Georgia. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Henry County Bar Association, the Lawyers Club of Atlanta, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.

Mr. Webb’s successful track record has led to his receipt of many awards and honors. He was listed among the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers. He has received a 10.0 client rating on Avvo and has a Martindale-Hubbell “Distinguished” rating for his strong legal ability and ethical standards.

Frequently seen commenting on legal issues in media outlets such as CNN, MSNBC and Fox News, Mr. Webb is a published author of many articles. He volunteers to provide services to his community through the Hands of Hope Clinic and the Community Gardens of Henry County.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%General Litigation
  • 20%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Defects


1 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2022

Certificates and Credentials

About John P. Webb

First Admitted: 1994, Georgia

Professional Webpage:

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Formal Advisory Opinion Board, 1994-1997
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court (Northern and Middle Districts)
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2021
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Henry County Bar Association
  • American Association of Justice
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • State Bar Audit Committee, 2017-Present
  • Main Street Lawyers Board, 2011
  • Board of Governors, State Bar of Georgia, 2021


  • Swanson Towing & Recovery, LLC v. Wrecker 1, Inc., 342 Ga. App. 6
  • Brooks v. Multibank 2009-1 RES-ADC Venture, LLC, 317 Ga. App. 264
  • JTH Tax, Inc. v. Flowers, 311 Ga. App. 495
  • Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. v. White, 335 Ga. App. 453
  • Kelly v. Harris, 329 Ga. App. 752
  • Gov’t Emples. Ins. Co. v. Kralick, 313 Ga. App. 492
  • Tallahassee State Bank v. Macon, 317 Ga. App. 128
  • Clark v. City of Atlanta, 322 Ga. App. 151
  • Mason v. Allstate Ins. Co., 298 Ga. App. 308
  • JTH Tax, Inc. v. Flowers, 302 Ga. App. 719
  • Waller v. Golden, 288 Ga. 595 

Educational Background

  • University of Georgia, BA, 1986

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • International Law Journal Article, Author, Substantive and Procedural Hurdles in the Application of the Genocide Convention to Alleged Crimes in the Former Yugoslavia,, Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, 1993


  • Smith Welch Webb & White Partner John Webb with Personal Injury Client Tom Hester. Since joining the firm in 1997, John Webb gained trial experience in hundreds of civil and criminal defense cases, and has established a litigation practice that focuses on representing clients who have been injured by others. Mr. Webb is the team leader for the Personal injury – auto accidents and Wrongful death practice areas., John Webb with Personal Injury Client Tom Hester, 2018


  • The National Trial Lawyers is a professional organization of premier American trial lawyers who have demonstrated exceptional qualifications in criminal defense or civil plaintiff law. During his first year, John Webb has shown that he has continuously exemplified superior qualifications, leadership skills, and trial results as an admirable trial lawyer., Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer, National Trial Lawyers, 2020
  • Peer Rated for High Performance Achievement, Distinguished Award, Martindale-Hubbell, 2021

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Top Attorney 10.0 AVVO Rating, 2021
  • Guest commentator for CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and local news outlets
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Office Location for John P. Webb

280 Country Club Dr
Suite 300
Stockbridge, GA 30281

Phone: 770-389-4864

Fax: 770-389-5193

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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