a full-service business law firm

James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is a full-service business law firm delivering high-quality, cost-effective legal services for individuals and businesses throughout Georgia. Our firm believes in Southern values and represents Southern progress. As Georgia’s Law Firm, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is here to help grow and protect our clients’ interests — and to deliver an entrepreneurial, creative approach designed to help our clients throughout Georgia succeed in achieving their goals. We do so with a non-negotiable commitment to our core values: integrity, servant leadership, respect for others and the pursuit of excellence. 

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JBBG is Hiring - Commercial Real Estate Associate - Athens Office

July 06, 2021

Commercial Real Estate Associate Overview James Bates Brannan Groover is seeking a mid-level associate to join its commercial real estate group in the new Athens office. Our firm has an extensive real estate practice that includes a wide variety of commercial real estate matters, including the acquisition, development, financing, leasing, management and disposition of office buildings, industrial and warehousing facilities, retail centers, multi-family and mixed-use projects, medical facilities, resort properties and telecommunication sites. We also handle construction loans, timberland transactions, condemnation proceedings, planning and zoning matters, and regularly advise clients on landlord-tenant issues, foreclosures and a variety of other real property matters. Our Primary focus is to assist our clients in responding to the challenges and opportunities of the real estate markets, often utilizing innovative and sophisticated approaches in order to meet our clients’ objectives. In addition to our standard commercial lending services, we have a robust government-guaranteed lending practice (SBA and USDA loans). Because government-guaranteed lending is highly specialized, it is particularly important for those types of loan transactions to be closed by lawyers – like ours – who are well-versed in the requirements that must be satisfied to preserve the government guaranty for the benefit of the lender. Requirements 5 years minimum relevant experience in commercial real estate at a law firm and/or an in-house law departmentPortable book of businessStrong written and verbal communication skillsExperienced in drafting purchase/sale agreements, loan documents and closing documents for the acquisition/sale of commercial real estate, title and survey review, negotiating loan documents and closing commercial real estate transactionsAdmitted to the Georgia Bar and in good standing or admitted to and in good standing with another state's bar (and willing to waive in or sit before the Georgia Bar as soon as possible) About Us James Bates Brannan Groover, LLP is a full-service business law firm delivering high-quality, cost-effective legal services for individuals and businesses throughout Georgia. Our firm believes in Southern values and represents Southern progress. As Georgia’s Law Firm, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is here to help grow and protect our clients’ interests — and to deliver an entrepreneurial, creative approach designed to help our clients throughout Georgia succeed in achieving their goals. We do so with a non-negotiable commitment to our core values: integrity, servant leadership, respect for others and the pursuit of excellence. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter, and Certificate of Good Standing to sfoy@jamesbatesllp.com.

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JBBG is Hiring - General Litigation Associate - Athens Office

July 06, 2021

General Litigation Associate Overview James Bates Brannan Groover is seeking a mid-level associate to join its general litigation group in the new Athens office. James Bates handles a wide variety of complex litigation matters in both federal and state courts throughout the State of Georgia and surrounding states. Our litigation attorneys are experienced in negotiation, mediation and arbitration, and also offer advice to clients designed to avoid or minimize litigation exposure. The Litigation Practice Group has a substantial amount of experience in a wide variety of complex litigation matters including, but not limited to, business torts, construction disputes, contract disputes, civil RICO, general commercial and business disputes, and healthcare disputes. We utilize a hands-on approach to each case. Our attorneys establish a personal relationship with each client, and strive to formulate a litigation strategy with a view not only toward obtaining the best possible result, but doing so in a pragmatic, cost-effective manner that promotes the client’s objectives. Requirements 3 years minimum relevant experience in general litigation at a law firm and/or an in-house law departmentWell-versed in taking and defending depositionsStrong written and oral advocacy skillsAdmitted to the Georgia Bar and in good standing or admitted to and in good standing with another state's bar (and willing to waive in or sit before the Georgia Bar)About Us James Bates Brannan Groover, LLP is a full-service business law firm delivering high-quality, cost-effective legal services for individuals and businesses throughout Georgia. Our firm believes in Southern values and represents Southern progress. As Georgia’s Law Firm, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is here to help grow and protect our clients’ interests — and to deliver an entrepreneurial, creative approach designed to help our clients throughout Georgia succeed in achieving their goals. We do so with a non-negotiable commitment to our core values: integrity, servant leadership, respect for others and the pursuit of excellence. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter, and Certificate of Good Standing to sfoy@jamesbatesllp.com.

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JBBG is Hiring - Commercial Litigation Associate - Macon Office

July 06, 2021

Commercial Litigation Associate Overview James Bates Brannan Groover is seeking a mid-level associate to join its commercial litigation group in the Macon office. James Bates handles a wide variety of complex litigation matters in both federal and state courts throughout the State of Georgia and surrounding states. Our litigation attorneys are experienced in negotiation, mediation and arbitration, and also offer advice to clients designed to avoid or minimize litigation exposure. The Litigation Practice Group has a substantial amount of experience in a wide variety of complex litigation matters including, but not limited to, business torts, construction disputes, contract disputes, civil RICO, general commercial and business disputes, and healthcare disputes. We utilize a hands-on approach to each case. Our attorneys establish a personal relationship with each client, and strive to formulate a litigation strategy with a view not only toward obtaining the best possible result, but doing so in a pragmatic, cost-effective manner that promotes the client’s objectives. Requirements 3 years minimum relevant experience in general litigation at a law firm and/or an in-house law departmentWell-versed in taking and defending depositionsStrong written and oral advocacy skillsAdmitted to the Georgia Bar and in good standing or admitted to and in good standing with another state's bar (and willing to waive in or sit before the Georgia Bar)About Us James Bates Brannan Groover, LLP is a full-service business law firm delivering high-quality, cost-effective legal services for individuals and businesses throughout Georgia. Our firm believes in Southern values and represents Southern progress. As Georgia’s Law Firm, James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP is here to help grow and protect our clients’ interests — and to deliver an entrepreneurial, creative approach designed to help our clients throughout Georgia succeed in achieving their goals. We do so with a non-negotiable commitment to our core values: integrity, servant leadership, respect for others and the pursuit of excellence. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter, and Certificate of Good Standing to sfoy@jamesbatesllp.com.

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