Jerry A. Williams

Jerry A. Williams

Attorney Jerry Williams

Jerry Williams is a retired partner of SGW&M.  For over forty years, he worked closely with the attorneys at SGW&M as the firm’s leading tax law expert.

A former attorney for the Internal Revenue Service, Williams was known for his in-depth understanding of the ever-changing tax code. He worked closely with clients to protect their assets in business transactions and through estate planning in a way that protected clients’ long-term goals and values.

Mr. Williams remains a prominent member of the Gainesville Rotary Club and served for many years as a board member for Gainesville Independent Schools where he has served as Treasurer and attorney for Lakeview Academy.

If you are looking for an attorney specializing in tax or estate planning please contact us.

Firm History:
Joined firm in 1977

Valparaiso University School of Law, 1970, J.D.

Valparaiso University, 1967, B.S. Civil Engineering 

Professional Admissions:
  • State of Georgia
  • State of Iowa
  • US Tax Court
  • US District Court of Northern District of Georgia
  • US Court of Appeals - 5th Circuit
  • US Supreme Court
  • US District Court Southern District of Georgia

Professional Organizations:
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Northeast Georgia Estate Planning Council
  • Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association

Civic Involvement:
  • Gainesville Rotary
  • Gainesville Independent School Board