William M. Cummings, II
Aggressive Atlanta Workers’ Compensation Attorney
William M. Cummings, II has been around the legal community since childhood. His father was a reputable personal injury attorney who was later appointed by the Governor of Georgia to serve as a Superior Court Judge. He personally observed the satisfaction his father enjoyed assisting injured individuals throughout their community.
A native of Cedartown, Georgia, he graduated from Auburn University and obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Mercer University School of Law. Mr. Cummings began his legal career as a law clerk for the Houston Judicial Circuit serving under the Honorable Judges George F. Nunn, Jr., L.A. McConnell, Jr., and Edward D. Lukemire.
Subsequently, Mr. Cummings worked as a staff attorney for the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation, during which time he obtained certification as a mediator and performed numerous mediations involving a variety of workers’ compensation issues.
During his tenure at a prestigious law firm in Atlanta, he published numerous articles in the firm’s client journal, and served as a faculty member for Lorman Educational Services and the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation’s Annual Seminar in Atlanta.
Honors & Awards
Mr. Cummings has been recognized in the area of workers’ compensation law by Super Lawyers Magazine, which is published by Thomson Reuters and honors only 5% of Georgia attorneys for excellence in the practice of law. He is also AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the oldest lawyer rating organization in the world, and holds a perfect 10.0/10.0 rating from Avvo.
- All Georgia State & Superior Courts
- Georgia Court of Appeals
- Supreme Court of Georgia
Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia – Juris Doctor
Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Professional Associations & Memberships
- American Bar Association – Member
- Atlanta Bar Association – Member
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association – Member
- Georgia Workers’ Compensation Claimant’s Lawyers (WCCL) – Member
- Lawyers’ Club of Atlanta – Member
- State Bar of Georgia- Member
- Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG) – Member