Lovett Bennett, Jr. , Attorney at Law, has a background of remarkable achievements and impressive qualifications, as well as a commitment to professional excellence and client service.
Lovett Bennett, Jr. is a native of Statesboro, GA, and has been servicing clients at his Downtown Statesboro law office since 1982. He has a well-deserved reputation as a lawyer for providing quality, efficient and affordable legal services to clients in Statesboro and surrounding areas.
Lovett comes from a proud history of accomplished Bulloch County natives.
As a criminal law attorney, Lovett Bennett, Jr. & his law team have a mission is to bring value to clients and help them achieve their goals through a commitment to results, achievement, and aggressive advocacy. We do so while maintaining the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and ethical standards.
Our law practice focuses primarily on the individual, providing a full range of legal services from pre-trial work all the way through to the appellate process. We specialize in DUI/DWI, MIP/UIP, Criminal Defense, Real Estate Law, Personal Injury and Wills & Probate.The law office of Lovett Bennett, Jr.’s criminal defense practice extends to all types of felony and misdemeanor charges in both federal and state courts. The law firm’s personal injury practice is equally diverse, encompassing workplace injury (worker’s comp), dangerous product injuries, medical malpractice, and catastrophic injuries. In the area of Real Estate Law, Lovett Bennett, Jr. can assist with commercial real estate transactions as well as residential real estate transactions.
Resume of Lovett Bennett, Jr
June 1, 1990 – Present: Lovett Bennett, Jr. Attorney at Law, P.C. Statesboro, GA (Sole Practitioner)
December 1, 1987 – May 31, 1990: Callaway, Neville & Brinson Attorneys at Law Statesboro, GA (Associate)
June 1, 1984 – November 30, 1987: Neville &
Neville, Attorneys at Law Statesboro, GA (Associate)
June 1, 1983 – May 31, 1984: Franson, Brant, Dearing & Moore, P.A. Jacksonville, FL (Associate)
Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University
Graduated with Juris Doctorate, June 5, 1983
Class Rank: Top One-Third of Graduating Class
Graduate School of Business, Georgia State University
Graduated with Master’s of Business Administration Degree, with emphasis in Marketing, March 30, 1980
Grade Point Average: 3.5/4.0
School of Arts & Sciences, Georgia Southern College
Graduated with Bachelor’s of Art’s Degree, June 7, 1978
Major: Political Science; Minor: Economics
State Bar of Georgia
The Florida Bar
American Bar Association
Bulloch County Bar Association
– President, 1986-1987
– Vice President, 1985-1986
Ogeechee Judicial Circuit Bar Association
Middle Judicial Circuit Bar Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Professional and Business:
Attorney’s Title Guaranty Fund, Inc.
-Member, Board of Directors
Citizen’s Bank of Bulloch County
– Member Advisory Board
Ogeechee Area Hospice
– Member, Board of Directors
Boy Scouts of America
– Scout Master, BSA Troop #342
– Former District Chairman, Ogeechee District
– Member, Executive Board for Coastal Empire Council
Kiwanis Club of Statesboro
– President: 2007-2008
– President-elect: 2006-2007
– Vice President and Program Chairman: 2005-2006
– Sheriff: 2004-2005
Marital Status: Married, 1981. Wife, “Missy”, Assistant Professor, College of Educations, Georgia Southern University
Family: Two Sons, William Lovett Bennett and Michael Hampton Bennett