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William M. Cheves
  • Auto Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Personal Injury

Biography

William M. Cheves, Jr. is a Senior Attorney of GHIAASIAAN & BRICENO, a three-lawyer firm dedicated to the representation of individuals who have suffered injuries or death due to the negligence of others.  Will Cheves has been recognized by various independent surveys as one of Georgia’s Top 100 – Civil Trial Attorneys.

Areas of practice include automobile wrecks, trucking wrecks, motorcycle wrecks, and virtually all types of cases involving vehicle injury or torts.  Will has been counsel on cases that resulted in changes to Georgia statutory law regarding uninsured motorist coverage.  Will has been counsel for Plaintiff in cases with the following recoveries:

$1,025,000.00 Car Wreck
$300,000.00 Motorcycle Wreck
Several $250,000.00 Car Wrecks
Numerous $200,000.00 Car Wrecks
Over Thirty (30)  $100,00.00 Car Wrecks
Will Cheves is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Juris Doctorate, 2004
  • State Bar of Georgia, 2005
  • State Bar of Alabama, 2006
  • Georgia State and Superior Courts, 2005
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 2006
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • The Supreme Court of Alabama, 2006
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama
  • The National Institute of Trial Advocacy (NITA)


Prior to joining GHIAASIAAN & BRICENO, Will Cheves worked with Fortune 500 Insurance Companies, defending the companies from lawsuits.  Will Cheves has flipped his experience working from insurance companies to taking them on in settlements and trials on behalf of his injured clients.  Will Cheves’ invaluable inside experience with insurance companies gives him an upper hand in dealing with the settlement or litigation of a personal injury case. 

Education

  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
    • J.D. - 2004
  • Columbus State University
    • Business Administration - 2002

Bar Admission

  • Georgia, 2005
  • Alabama, 2006

Practice Areas

  • Auto Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Personal Injury

Current Employment Position

  • Senior Attorney

Past Positions

  • State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, In-House Counsel
  • State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, In-House Counsel