William J. Hunter


(912) 236-3311
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William J. Hunter

(912) 236-3311bhunter@olivermaner.com

Practice Areas

Catastrophic Injury



U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia

U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit


J.D., University of Arkansas, 2003 (magna cum laude)

B.A., Valdosta State University, 1999

William (Bill) J. Hunter, Partner, focuses exclusively in the areas of trial work and litigation. Mr. Hunter maintains the highest, preeminent AV® rating for legal ability and ethics from Martindale Hubbell, the most respected legal rating agency in the country. Over the past several years, he has successfully represented plaintiffs who were severely injured or killed in cases against product manufacturers, medical device manufacturers, trucking companies and large industrial or construction companies. Many of these cases involved explosions or other complicated mechanism of injury, including the catastrophic failure of equipment. Mr. Hunter also regularly defends physicians in Savannah and across south Georgia who are sued for medical malpractice. In addition to cases involving injuries, Mr. Hunter does trial work related to serious business disputes, including business litigation claims related to the misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of fiduciary duties.

Professional Associations

State Bar of Georgia

Savannah Bar Association


Certified Agent - NBPA

American Association for Justice

Honors and Awards

Martindale Hubbell "AV" Rated

Fulton Daily Report "On the Rise Lawyers Under 40 in Georgia "

Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" Plaintiff's Personal Injury

Pro Bono Activities

Union Mission Board of Directors, Executive Committee, and Secretary, a nonprofit leading the fight against homelessness in the Greater Savannah area.

Compassionate Release Project- Utilizing the First Step Act to Obtain the Release of Non-Violent Drug Offenders