Law Firm Serving Athens, Georgia Since 1977

Our History

We've been serving Athens, Georgia and surrounding areas since 1977

Personal Client Attention In Athens, Georgia

The attorneys of Wells and McElwee, P.C., represent northeast Georgia clients with a wide range of legal needs, from simple car accident claims to complex personal injury cases. Regardless of the seriousness of the claim, it’s a point of principle with us to give every client the same individualized service we’d expect if we needed legal representation ourselves.

Contact one of our lawyers in Athens to find out how our combination of skill, experience, and personalized client service can make a positive difference in your personal injury or workers’ compensation case.

Choose Us

We Offer Sophisticated Advocacy Without Compromising On Client Service

Each of our partners, Donald T. Wells, Jr., and Stephen H. McElwee, have decades of trial experience, advanced litigation and negotiation skills, and a deep commitment to the welfare of our clients. Our firm dates back to 1977, which is an indication of our stability and commitment to the community.  Our office itself expresses the dignity of our profession while making our clients feel warmly welcomed.

Free Consultation

We offer free consultations in all matters and accept most personal injury cases on a contingent fee basis – we don’t collect an attorney’s fee unless we win a settlement or verdict for you. Our firm has grown through referrals from past clients, other attorneys, and other professionals. Our experience and skill enable us to handle even highly technical cases such as serious automobile collisions, commercial trucking accident litigation, or catasrophic cases under the workers’ compensation system.

Workers Compensation

Denied claims
Delayed benefits
Interrupted payments before you can return to work
Problems with access to medical tests or treatment
Unpaid medical bills
Reduced payments

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For detailed information about your legal options in any personal injury or workers compensation claim, call us at 706-543-8596 or fill out our short form for a free consultation.