Wm. John Camp

Attorney Wm. John CampMr. Camp offers our clients his 22 years of legal experience as an active duty Air Force Staff Judge Advocate to assist our military and federal civil service clients in addressing their Family Law matters. Whether it is federal benefits, pensions, child support, or complex custody and visitation matters, Mr. Camp knows first hand the problems faced by members of the Armed Forces and the federal civilian work force when they proceed through a separation or divorce.

His 38 years experience as an attorney is not reserved just for our military clients. He practices exclusively in Family Law and provides all of our clients with practical and down-to-earth advice when addressing their concerns. His experience and steady manner brings confidence to a turbulent time in our clients’ lives.

A frequent speaker for the Georgia Institute on Continuing Legal Education and Mercer Law School, Mr. Camp lectures to other attorneys across the Nation and State of Georgia on dividing military and federal retirement pensions, health care options for former military spouses, international issues on custody and support, and general family law matters.

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1974
  • Florida, 1994
  • S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1996 U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1997
  • S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1975 Georgia Court of Appeals, 1974
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 1974
  • S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, 2012 U.S. Supreme Court, 2015
  • Supreme Court of Florida, 1995
  • Specialties and Certifications:
  • Registered General and Family Law Mediator and Arbitrator, Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution, 2000 Registered Agent, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Attorney accredited to represent Veterans before the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, 2012

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Family and Military Law Sections
  • State Bar of Georgia, Military, Military & Veterans Law Section (Vice Chair)
  • The Florida Bar Association, Military and Family Law Sections
  • Macon Bar Association
  • Federalist Society
  • Augustus Bootle, American Inns of Court
  • Houston County Bar Association
  • Air Force Retired Judge Advocates Association
  • Military Officers of American Association
  • Bottle Inns of Court, Macon, 2012 – Present (Master)
  • Geogia Military Legal Assistance Program Committee, 2013 – Present (Member) State Bar of Georgia, Family Law Section
  • Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution (Registered Mediator and Arbitrator)
  • The Florida Bar, 1994 – Present (Member)
  • Florida Bar Family Law Section (Member)
  • American Bar Association, Family Law and Military Law Sections (Member) American Bar Association, Military Family Law Committee (Member)
  • Macon Judicial Circuit Bar Association (Member)
  • Augustus Bootle Inn of Court (Master)
  • Houston Judicial Circuit Bar Association (Past Secretary) Department of Defense Community Leadership and Service, 2011 Georgia Family Law Section (Member)
  • Military & Veteran’s Law Section (Treasurer) Military & Veteran’s Law Section (Past Chair)
  • 2017 Georgia Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Georgia Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Georgia Super Lawyers list

Honors

  • President’s Award as Outstanding Graduate Auburn University School of Business 1971 Outstanding Company Grade Air Force Judge Advocate 1980
  • Life Fellow, Lawyers Foundation of Georgia 2006
  • Distinguished Service Award, Board of Governors State Bar of Georgia
  • Community Service Award, Department of Defense
  • Marshall-Tuttle Award for Legal Service to Military Families in Georgia, 2013 – Present Georgia Board of Governors for Outstanding Achievement, 2012 – Present
  • Air Force ROTC Commandant’s Award (Honor, Military), 1971
  • Scabbard and Blade Society (Honor, Military), 1970
  • Arnold Air Society (Honor, Military), 1970
  • Outstanding Area Defense Counsel, European Circuit, USAF Trial Defense Judiciary, 1979 Outstanding Company Grade Staff Judge Advocate, Tactical Air Command, 1981
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Southwest Asia Service Medal
  • Liberation of Kuwait Medal
  • Air Force Commendation Medal (Three Oak Leaf Clusters)
  • Air Force Meritorious Service Medal (Two Oak Leaf Clusters)
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal (Two Oak Leaf Clusters)
  • Super Lawyer, Family Law & Domestic Relations, 2015
  • Bristol’s Who’s Who of Executives and Professionals
  • Marshall-Tuttle Award, State Bar of Georgia, 2013
  • The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers
  • Avvo Superb Rated and Avvo Client’s Choice, 2014
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell in Ethics and Professionalism
  • Recognition for Achievement by Georgia Bar’s Board of Governors, 2011
  • 18 years recognition for Pro Bono work by Georgia Legal Services