Graham McKinnon IV

Graham McKinnon IV

Partner
Location:
Gainesville, Georgia
Phone:
678-956-7055
Email:

Graham graduated from Briarcliff High School in Decatur, Georgia and earned his Bachelor of Science from Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina in 1985. After receiving a Juris Doctor degree from Georgia State College of Law, Graham became licensed to practice law in 1989 and joined the law firm of Fox, Chandler Homans, Hicks & McKinnon, LLP in 1992.

Graham is a seasoned attorney specializing in criminal defense and personal injury. In addition to his regular practice, he currently serves as the Municipal Court Judge for Town of Braselton. He has also served as the Prosecutor in numerous courts (Braselton 2006-2008, Flowery Branch 1999-2005, Gainesville 1993-1998, Hall County 1989-1992). Graham and his wife, Priscilla Haldi McKinnon, have two children, Martha Marie (born 1994) and Graham Wiley (born 1997). Graham is an avid biker and loves to play volleyball and tennis.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1992

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Litigation

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Juris Doctor
  • Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina
    • Bachelor of Science - 1985

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Council of Municipal Court Judges, 2019 - Present
  • Federal Magistrate Merit Selection Panel, 2019 - Present
  • Wyc Orr Inns of Court, President, 2019 - Present
  • Federal Public Program, Inc., Board of Directors, 2017 - Present
  • Judicial Council's Standing Committee on Grants, 2017 - Present
  • Northeastern Judicial Circuit Bar Association, President, 2005 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Braselton, Prosecutor, 2006 - 2008
  • Flowery Branch, Prosecutor, 1999 - 2005
  • Gainesville, Prosecutor, 1993 - 1998
  • Hall County, Prosecutor, 1989 - 1992

Pro Bono Activities

  • North House (residential drug and alcohol treatment for women), President, 2008 - 2012
  • North House, Board Member, 2005 - 2012
  • Quinlan Visual Arts Center, President, 2004 - 2005
  • Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Board Member, 1997 - 2007
  • United Way, Board of Directors, 1995 - 2001
  • CASA, Board of Directors, 2003 - 2008
  • Gainesville Park and Recreation, Baseball Coach, 2004 - 2009