David Mecklin

A native of Memphis, Tennessee, David graduated both undergraduate and law school from the University of Tennessee - Knoxville. After graduating from law school in 1976, he first worked as in-house counsel for Southwire Company, Carroll County's largest employer and the nation's largest independent producer of wire and cable. He joined Tisinger Vance in 1986.

David specializes in Business Litigation, Wills and Estate Litigation, and Local Government law. He has litigated cases involving significant commercial and estate disputes throughout the West Georgia and Metro Atlanta area. A sampling of these cases would include condemnation cases, contract disputes, banking issues, and will contests.

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Education & Recognition

University of Tennessee College of Law

Knoxville, Tennessee, 1976
Doctor of Jurisprudence

University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Tennessee, 1974
Bachelor of Arts
With Honors

The Best Lawyers in America© 2015

Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 in the fields of Employment Law - Management and Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants

AV Preeminent (Highest) Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

For 20+ Years


More About David

He formerly served as the Carroll County Attorney from 1985 through 1993 and continues to be heavily involved in local government matters serving as the City Attorney for seven of the municipalities in West Georgia.

David and his wife, Kay, have three adult children and an expanding brood of grandchildren. He teaches Sunday School at the First Methodist Church in Carrollton and is actively involved in civic activities including the Villa Rica Lions Club and Carrollton Kiwanis Club. When not working, David has been known to enjoy a round of golf and periodic escapes to the North Georgia mountains.

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