About Us

real estate lawyerRichard D. Campbell has more than 29 years of experience in general law. With his own practice, he is able to bring all of that experience and broad perspective to work for you. Contact  Richard D. Campbell, LLC, today to schedule your consultation.

EDUCATION:

 

  • Bachelor of Arts, Religious Studies and History, University of South Carolina, 1977-1981
  • Graduate Studies, University of Virginia, Department of Religious Studies, 1981-1982
  • Juris Doctor, Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, 1984-1987

WORK EXPERINCE:
JUDICIAL:

  • January 2000 - 2012: Judge, State Court of Elbert County, Georgia
  • June 1987 - December 1988: Law Assistant to George T. Smith, Associate Justice, Supreme Court of Georgia

LEGAL:

  • July 2011 - Present: Richard D. Campbell, LLC, Elberton, Georgia
  • January 1997 - June 2011: Partner, Phelps & Campbell, LLP, Elberton, Georgia
  • January 9, 1989 - December 1996: Heard, Leverett & Phelps, PC, Elberton, Georgia
  • September 1986 - May 1987: Research Assistant, Walter F. George, School of Law, Mercer University

COURTS and CERTIFICATIONS:

  • State Bar of Georgia (June, 1987)
  • Superior Court and all courts of law and equity in the State of Georgia (June 23, 1987)
  • Supreme Court of Georgia (September 1, 1987)
  • United States District Court: Northern District (November 19, 1987)
  • Georgia Court of Appeals (September 22, 1988)
  • United States District Court: Middle District (December 8, 1989)
  • Elberton Bar Association, President (1994)
  • Northern Judicial Circuit Bar Association, President (1996)
 

HONORS and ACTIVITIES:

  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America (1975)
  • Deacon, First Baptist Church of Elberton (1994-2008 )
  • Sunday School Teacher, First United Methodist Church, Elberton
  • Kiwanis Club of Elberton, President (1992-1992)(2011-2012)
  • Kiwanis International, Georgia District, Lt. Governor (1994-1995)(2001-2002)
  • Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Society
  • Elbert Theatre Foundation Board Member (2006-2009)
  • Elbert County Chamber of Commerce (1989-2004)
 

OTHER:

  • January 1981 - May 1981: Intern for Rep. Mike Gulledge, South Carolina House of Representatives.
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Contact Information

Richard D. Campbell, LLC

47 W. Church St.
Elberton, GA 30635

Phone:
706-283-5000
Fax: 706-283-7955
Email
rdclaw@elberton.net
rdcre@elberton.net (Real Estate Only)

Business Hours 

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.