Year started practice: 2009
Years of experience: 5
Brian Strickland is a native of Henry County and graduated from Henry County High School in 2002. In 2006 he graduated from Valdosta State University with a B.B.A. in Economics, receiving Dean’s List Honors and membership in the Pi Gamma Mu Honor Society. After graduation from Valdosta State University, Mr. Strickland attended Florida Coastal School of Law where he graduated with a Juris Doctor degree in 2009.
At Florida Coastal he received the Dean’s Scholar Award, the Book Award for highest grade in a course, and the Class of 2009 Law Student Recognition Award. He also served as the President of the Student Bar Association of Florida Coastal School of Law in 2008 and 2009.
Mr. Strickland worked in the summer of 2007 as an intern with the Georgia Prosecuting Attorney’s Council in the Henry County District. Prior to becoming an associate with Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC, he worked as an associate for the firm of Smith, Welch & Brittain, LLP, from 2009 until May 2011. Mr. Strickland is actively involved in the community through his church, Hampton First Baptist Church, and Eagles Landing High School where he volunteers as a Mock Trial Coach. Mr. Strickland is also a member of the Young Professionals of Henry County and serves as the Secretary of the Board for Crosswalk Ministries USA. He has served as president of the Henry County Kiwanis Club, and currently serves as a committee chairperson for Sponsored Programs.
In 2015, the Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Brian Strickland (R-McDonough) as the Vice Chairman of the House Banks & Banking Committee. Rep. Strickland currently serves as a member of the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Health, as well as on the Economic Development & Tourism, Industry & Labor, Intragovernmental Coordination, and Judiciary Non-Civil committees.
Mr. Strickland specializes in the following areas of law:
- General Civil Litigation
- Business Litigation
- Construction Litigation
- Criminal Defense
- DUI Defense
- Family Law
- Real Estate Litigation