Nick Garcia is an associate in our Columbus office, with a growing practice focused on bankruptcy and creditor rights. He also specializes in corporate law and partnerships, and related matters such as contracts and deal negotiation and structuring.
Before joining Hall Booth Smith, he was a law clerk to the Honorable John T. Laney III, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Middle District of Georgia, and together they co-authored bankruptcy articles published in the Mercer Law Review. During law school at Mercer University, he served as the Editor in Chief for the Mercer Law Review. He is admitted to practice in Georgia.
A.B.J., University of Georgia, 2011
J.D., cum laude, Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, 2015
Can We Keep a Secret?: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Work-Product Doctrine in the Internal Law Firm Setting – St. Simons Waterfront, LLC v. Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, P.C., 65 MERCER L. REV. 559 (2014).
Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey, 67 Mercer L. Rev. 819 (2016).
Co-authored with the Honorable John T. Laney, III, Bankruptcy, Eleventh Circuit Survey, 68 Mercer L. Rev. 929 (2017).
Case Update Chapter 7, 19th Annual Middle District of Georgia Bankruptcy Law Institute, September 2016.
State Bar of Georgia
Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Georgia
W. Homer Drake, Jr. Bankruptcy American Inn of Court
Columbus American Inn of Court
Columbus Bar Association