Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Mr. McKinley also represents car dealerships on various legal matters, including claims involving express and implied warranties, lemon law, the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, fraud, bad faith, and other alleged breaches of contractual and tort obligations.
He regularly speaks to corporations and claims professionals on a variety of insurance and tort matters.
Prior to joining the firm as a partner in 2007, Mr. McKinley served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Georgia, practicing in the Environmental and Civil Rights Litigation Sections of the Law Department and was also a partner at another Atlanta law firm.
Areas of Practice
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
J.D., cum laude – 1996
Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, Managing Board
University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
A.B. – Criminal Justice Studies Program
Honors and Awards
Georgia Super Lawyers, 2015-2018
Georgia Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2009-2011
Georgia Trend, Legal Elite, 2011
Professional Associations and Memberships
Atlanta Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (former chair of Trucking Committee)
National Association of Dealer Counsel
Trucking Industry Defense Association
Catholic Church of St. Ann, Life Teen, Board Member
Upward Sports, Coach (Basketball, Soccer)