Elbert N. Whitmire III
BERT WHITMIRE concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, taxation and corporate law.
Bert is a 1976 cum laude graduate of Presbyterian College, and he earned his Master of Accountancy degree from the University of Georgia in 1978. He is a 1979 cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law. He was admitted to the Georgia bar in 1979 and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1981.
Bert is a member of the Western Circuit Bar Association, and he served as the Association’s Secretary-Treasurer from 1987 to 1988. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Bert is married and has two children. He is active in the Athens community having been involved with numerous community organizations including serving as Chair of the Board of Trustees of Athens First United Methodist Church, Chair of the Advisory Board of Lanier Gardens/Talmadge Terrace, Treasurer and Board member of Athens Academy, Inc., Secretary and Board member of the Athens Rotary Club, Board member of Athens Tech Foundation, Inc. and President of Athens Country Club, Inc.