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 and 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 the Town of Braselton. He has also served as a prosecutor in numerous courts in the surrounding areas of Northeast Georgia. Graham and his wife, Priscilla Haldi McKinnon, have two children, Martha Marie and Graham Wiley. 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

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1989

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D.
  • Presbyterian College, Clinton, South Carolina
    • B.S. - 1985

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Council of Municipal Court Judges, 2019 - Present
  • Federal Magistrate Merit Selection Panel, 2019 - Present
  • The E. Wycliffe Orr Sr. American Inn of Court, President, 2019 - Present
  • Federal Public Program, Inc., Board of Directors, 2017 - Present
  • Judicial Council's Standing Committee on Grants, 2017 - Present
  • Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present

Past Employment Positions

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

Pro Bono Activities

  • North House, Board Member, 2005-2012
  • 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