W. Jordan KnightW. Jordan Knight

knightLocation: Rome, Georgia
Phone: 706-291-6223
Fax: 706-291-7429
Email: E-mail Me

Jordan began working at the firm in 2006.  He was named a partner of the firm in 2012.  Jordan was born and raised in Rome, Georgia where he graduated from Darlington High School in 1998.  After high school he attended Berry College for two years before transferring to the University of Georgia where he graduated in 2003 with a B.B.A. in Finance and Real Estate.  Jordan attended the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.  While at Cumberland he was heavily involved with the Student Bar Association and the Trial Advocacy program.  Jordan was President of his Class at Cumberland.

Jordan’s legal practice includes a broad range of legal areas.  These areas include both trial and transaction work.  Jordan’s litigation experience includes areas from personal injury to breach of contract to negligent construction.  Jordan has obtained judgments resulting in million dollar awards in favor of the firm’s clients.  When necessary, Jordan has followed these awards with various collection, repossession, and garnishment actions to get his clients every dollar they are owed.

Two of Jordan’s primary clients have been Heritage First Bank and SouthCrest Bank, whom he advises in their business transactions.  Jordan has handled hundreds of commercial and residential closings for various lenders and individuals.  Jordan’s background in real estate, banking, corporate law and litigation makes him especially suited to represent any type of business client.  Jordan has handled numerous REO matters and workouts (in excess of $10,000,000 in value) for lenders and borrowers alike.  In sum, Jordan’s diverse experience allows him to tailor his representation to the specific needs of his clients.

Jordan has a strong love of his community.  He is or has been a board member of the Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Georgia, the Coosa Valley Fair Association, Smile for a Lifetime, and the Heart of the Community.  He is also a member of the Exchange Club.  He is married to Ann Knight and they have three children, Caroline, Wesley, and Pace.  They attend First Baptist Church in Rome.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

Georgia, 2006
Supreme Court of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia

Education

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
J.D. – 2006
University of Georgia
B.B.A. – 2003

Professional Associations and Memberships

Rome Bar Association
State Bar of Georgia
American Bar Association

Fraternities/Sororities

Phi Alpha Delta