William P. Horkan

Partner

Direct

478.749.9960

Office

478.742.4280

Fax

478.742.8720

Location

Macon


Biography

Will Horkan maintains a statewide general litigation and trial practice. Will focuses his efforts on representing individuals, businesses, and local governments in a variety of civil matters including agricultural, business, employment, insurance claims and coverage disputes, and contractual disputes. Will also has experience representing crop insurers in crop insurance claims. 

Practice Areas

  • Agriculture Law
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Corporate
  • Employment
  • Insurance Litigation and Coverage
  • Litigation
  • Local Government Law
  • Probate & Estate Administration

Professional Organizations/Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Macon Bar Association
  • Past-President of the Macon YLD
  • Member, AGHON
  • American Agricultural Law Association
  • The Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • DRI
  • Leadership Macon - Class of 2015
  • Chairman, Gray-Jones County Chamber of Commerce 

Presentations + Publications

  • Will Horkan Presented at Oconee Fall Line Technical College on Current Trends in Employment Law
  • Legacy Panel Moderator – Georgia Farm Bureau Young Farmers Convention 2013
  • Landowner Liability For Dead or Decaying Trees, Georgia Forestry Today, May/June 2014
  • Employer Mandate – Strategic Planning Can Change the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act from a Roadblock to a Stepping Stone, Georgia Forestry Today, November/December 2013
  • The Thief in the Night, Georgia Forestry Today, September/October 2012
  • 2017 American Farm Bureau Federation Presentation – Reverse National Origin Discrimination, January 2017 
  • 2018 Agriculture Law CLE – Crop Insurance Litigation, March 2018

Education

University of Georgia (B.S.A. Agribusiness, cum laude 2006)

  • Member, Kappa Sigma
  • Member, AGHON
  • Congressional Agricultural Fellowship, U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry (Summer 2005)

Mercer University (J.D., 2009)

Admitted

  • Georgia, 2009
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2010
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia, 2010
  • Middle District of Georgia, 2011
  • Southern District of Georgia, 2015 

Administrative/Legal Assistant Contact

Name: Pansy Mullis
Title: Legal Assistant
Phone: 478.749.9986

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