Atty. Jeff Powers has been practicing law for over 20 years in Macon, GA. Jeff holds a B.S. degree in Psychology from Florida State University(1989) and a J.D. from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University (1995). Upon graduation from Mercer Law, Jeff began work as an Assistant District Attorney in the Macon Judicial Circuit, where he worked from 1995 until 1998.
In 1998, Jeff and his wife, Katie, moved to his hometown, Orlando, FL in order to work with his father, who has a successful law practice. Jeff gained much experience from this and decided that rather than relying on his father’s connections to build a practice, that he would return to Macon and build his own successful practice, independently, which he has certainly done!
Jeff worked for Murphy and Sibley, a local insurance-defense law firm from 1999 until 2000. He was able to learn a great deal about how insurance companies work to vigorously deny claims and felt very strongly that he would rather represent people than large companies, only interested in their own bottom line.
Jeff then moved to the Macon law firm, Buzzell, Graham and Welsh to work as an attorney representing injured persons. He did so well that within five years, he was able to leave the firm and start his own, independent law practice. Jeff’s success is due to his passion for representing people who have been hurt and need someone to vigorously advocate for them against insurance companies.
Jeff has been married to his wife, Katie, a graduate of Central High School in Macon, GA, and the University of Georgia, for 20 years. They have two school-aged daughters, and one very-spoiled Basset Hound! They are very civically active in the Middle Georgia area and both feel strongly about their responsibility to give back to this community, which has done so much for them.
Overall Peer Rating (martindale.com)
4.8 out of 5
Jeff is an outstanding attorney who provides an excellent service to his clients. Jeff is easy to work with and he is attentive to the details that matter. Jeff is passionate about the law practice. He maintains the highest level of ethical and professional standards and he is an asset to the Macon Bar.
Excellent lawyer. Very dedicated to representing the best interest of his clients.
I have known Jeff for about 20 years. He has always proven to be knowledgeable, informed, courteous, and trustworthy. Jeff epitomizes the model advocate who represents every client to the fullest while adhering to both ethical and professional standards. He remains dignified and respectful whether the circumstances are favorable or adverse. I am confident of Jeff’s abilities, skills, and integrity as a lawyer and as a person. Should the need ever arise, I would be honored for him be my attorney.
I have known Jeff for about 20 years. He has always proven to be knowledgable, informed, courteous, and trustworthy. Jeff epitomizes the model advocate who represents every client to the fullest while adhering to both ethical and professional standards. He remains dignified and respectful whether the circumstances are favorable or adverse. I am confident of Jeff’s abilities, skills, and integrity as a lawyer and as a person. Should the need ever arise, I would be honored for him be my attorney.
Jeff is a great lawyer and does a good job representing the interests of his clients while maintaining professionalism.
Jeff Powers is a highly skilled advocate. I would recommend him (and have) to any client.
I have had many cases with Mr. Powers and he is a formidable adversary but always a gentleman and always reasonable. He raises the bar in his representation of his clients.
I have had several cases against Jeff over the years. He is a great advocate for his clients. He is an excellent litigation attorney and very ethical.
He well deserves the AV rating
Very ethical and excellent lawyer