Practice Areas

Civil Litigation

Whether you are initiating or defending a lawsuit, litigation can be intimidating and uncertain. The attorneys at Fleming & Nelson, LLP have broad litigation experience which enables any legal matter to be streamlined and cost-effective, reducing the stress involved. The firm has handled challenging and pressing problems covering subject matters across the legal spectrum. There are few limits to the problems you can bring to Fleming & Nelson LLP. When the firm takes your case, we believe we can make a difference and help achieve your goals.

  • Administrative Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business/Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Eminent Domain & Condemnation
  • Employment and Labor
  • First Amendment & Media
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • Products Liability, Personal Injury & Torts
  • Workers Compensation
  • Ad Valorem Tax Appeals

Local Government Law

The law firm of Fleming & Nelson, LLP was established to specifically provide representation to local governments. Partner Barry Fleming has represented local government clients for nearly two decades. As a former county commissioner and current member of the Georgia House of Representatives, Barry has specialized knowledge of the unique legal issues facing local governments and resolving them in a practical and efficient manner. All attorneys of the firm have experience representing local governments in various capacities, including litigation, personnel/employment matters, property acquisition, condemnation/eminent domain, land use, revising and drafting ordinances and other matters involving state and federal regulations. The main goal of Fleming & Nelson, LLP is to provide comprehensive representation for our local government clients, regardless of the subject matter. We currently represent over 15 local government clients throughout the state.

Business/Corporate Law

From the entrepreneur to the most established corporation, Fleming & Nelson brings a diverse, personalized, and tactical approach to meet the needs of its clients. Whether you are looking to form a new company, negotiate a contract or purchase agreement, prepare an exit strategy, or develop a business plan, the attorneys at Fleming & Nelson can assist you in successfully developing and sustaining your business.

  •     Asset Purchase Agreements
  •     Business Formation & Start Ups
  •     Contract Drafting & Review
  •     Contract Disputes
  •     Franchise Agreements
  •     Guaranties
  •     Joint Ventures & Partnerships

Probate & Estate Planning

Dealing with death and end of life issues can be extremely difficult and leaves loved ones with several problems. Our attorneys provide comfort and relief by handling the legal issues of death, taking this burden from the deceased’s family and friends. The firm has provided families with representation in probate matters throughout the CSRA by offering personal and thoughtful advice and counsel in these trying times. We handle all forms of proceedings in Probate Court and offer competitive rates.

The firm also assists individuals in estate planning by providing a personalized approach to meet the needs of clients from all backgrounds. Our goal is to provide resolution to end of life issues well before they present and to place our clients at ease.

Real Estate

When considering the purchase or sale of property, it is important to have an attorney who can help you through the process and provide peace of mind. At Fleming & Nelson, LLP, every transaction, regardless of size, receives personal attention and review. Our firm prides itself on offering legal services that are detail-oriented and flexible based on the needs of the client. We can assist in the purchase, sale, refinance, or division of residential and commercial real estate. We review and prepare all the documents necessary to successfully complete your transaction, including buy-sell agreements, deeds, mortgages, notes and other financial instruments, easements and restrictive covenants. The firm has worked with local mortgage companies, lenders and real estate brokers. We offer competitive rates for all real estate matters and will strive to provide you service before, during and after the sale.

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