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Robert H. Childres III

Associate Attorney
robert@cook-lawgroup.com
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Phone: 678-928-3899
Fax: 888-612-0589

Robert has been an associate at Cook Law Group since Fall 2017, and he has worked on a range of personal injury cases, including wrongful death, product liability, medical malpractice, commercial motor vehicle collisions, and personal motor vehicle collisions. Robert came to the legal profession after teaching high school mathematics for ten years in his hometown of Macon. Robert attended Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law, where he graduated 9th in his class, Magna Cum Laude. During law school, Robert earned CALI awards recognizing the highest grade in a class for his courses in Jurisdictions & Judgements, Contracts II, Legal Writing II, International Law, and Accounting for Lawyers. During his final year of law school, Robert also served as Brief Captain for Mercer’s Jessup International Moot Court team, which won 4th Best Memorial Overall in the Southern Region.

During his time teaching he also coached baseball for two seasons and cross country running for one season. As a coach, Robert obtained a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with school bus and passenger endorsements. Robert still maintains his CDL.

Education

J.D., Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, GA, 2017
magna cum laude
Brainerd F. Currie Honors Society
Mercer 2016-2017 Jessup International Moot Court Team: Memorials Captain/Student Coach – 4th Place
Memorials for U.S. South Regional 2017
Academic Success Program Mentor for academic year 2015-2016
Dean’s List all semesters
CALI Awards: Jurisdictions & Judgments, Contracts II, Legal Writing II, International Law, Accounting for Lawyers

Ed.S., Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2010
Brain-Based Teaching, Instructional Leadership

M.A.Ed., University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, 2007
Curriculum & Instruction

B.A., University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 2003
Political Science

B.S., University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 2001
Computer Science

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Georgia
Legal Experience
  • Cook Law Group, LLC, Gainesville, GA
    • Associate 2017 - present
  • Martin Snow, LLP, Macon GA
    • Summer Law Clerk 2015 & 2016
Previous Experience
  • Bibb Count School District, Central High School, Macon, GA
    • 9-12 Mathematics Teacher 2004 - 2014
    • Mathematics Department Chair 2012 - 2014
    • Head Boys & Girls Cross Country Coach 2006
    • Assistant Varsity & Head JV Baseball Coach 2005 - 2006
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