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Joseph S. Knight

Joseph is a seasoned trial attorney with experience handling personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, trucking, probate litigation, and medical malpractice cases. His background includes extensive work representing victims of medical negligence, but he has also worked to defend insurance companies and their customers in the past. Joseph graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia in 2008 with a BA in History and received his JD from the University of Mississippi in 2012.

Joseph has a diverse breadth of trial experience which informs his approach to the law. Joseph grew up in LaGrange, Georgia, and now makes his home in Newnan. Joseph enjoys playing with his kids and his dogs and traveling Georgia backroads looking for new places to go fishing.

Joseph was admitted to the Georgia Bar in 2012 and is admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Georgia, as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia.


Bar Admissions
Collegiate Involvement
Practice Areas


  • J.D., University of Mississippi School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2012, cum laude
  • A.B., University of Georgia, 2008, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • All State and Superior Courts of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia

Collegiate Associations and Membership

  • Moot Court Board Member, University of Mississippi School of Law
  • Managing Editor, Mississippi Sports Law Journal, University of Mississippi School of Law
  • President, Federalist Society, University of Mississippi School of Law

Professional and Community Associations

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Fayette County Bar Association, President (2020-2021)
  • Brown's Mill Battlefield Association, Board Member

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Misdiagnosis Cases
  • Medical Negligence
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Car Accidents
  • Death and Shooting Cases
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Animal Incidents
  • Dog Bite Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Rideshare Accidents
  • Negligent Security
  • Slip and Fall Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents