John Adkisson practices in workers’ compensation and assists clients with preparation and strategy for hearings. He has a strong background in taking expert witness testimony including physician’s testimony and preparing for appellate arguments.
He has particular experience with trucking and transportation companies, manufacturers, the food & beverage industry, hospitals and health care organizations, a provider of correctional and mental health services as well as construction companies.
Mr. Adkisson represents insurers, employers and self-insurers throughout Georgia.
In addition, he is a contributing editor to the Georgia Workers' Compensation Association, Workers' Compensation Desk Manual, Eighth Edition. Mr. Adkisson is also an AV Preeminent rated lawyer by Martindale Hubbell.
Georgia State University, College of Law, J.D., 2007
Georgia Institute of Technology, B.S., 2003
Georgia State and Superior Courts
Georgia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia
Atlanta Bar Association
American Bar Association
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
Related News, Publications & Presentations
Continuous Employment- Where Do We Stand? State Bar of Georgia Workers' Compensation Newsletter. Spring 2018.
Injuries to "Off-Duty" Law Enforcement Officers. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal. Volume 29 No. 171 May 2017.
Is the Injury that Occurred on Break Compensable? – Injuries on “Regularly Scheduled Breaks” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal. Volume 27, No. 159, June 2015.
Who Owns The Parking Lot? – Ingress And Egress In Workers’ Compensation Cases. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal. Volume 23, No. 136, June 2011.
Is Your Volunteer An “Employee”? Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal.Volume 21, No. 124, June 2008.