As the oldest law firm in Athens, Fortson, Bentley & Griffin has a special connection to its community.

Our team prioritizes giving back to others and strives to continue the legacy of generosity and compassion our predecessors worked to build.

At FBG, we serve the community in a variety of ways, including volunteering our time and talents to assist others. We are also happy to sponsor and participate in events that benefit the community. Members of our team serve in leadership roles of numerous local non-profits and other organizations in the community. The organizations we support include the following:

  • 12.2
  • Action, Inc.
  • Athens Academy Mock Trial
  • Athens Area Association of Realtors
  • Athens Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Athens Area Habitat for Humanity
  • Athens Area Homebuilders Association
  • Athens Country Club
  • Athens Homeless Property Corporation
  • Athens Land Trust
  • Athens Symphony Orchestra
  • Children First, Inc.
  • Extra Special People, Inc
  • Food Bank of Northeast Georgia, Inc.
  • Georgia Children’s Chorus
  • Georgia Football Letterman’s Club
  • Hope Haven
  • Mercy Health Clinic, Inc.
  • Navy Supply Corps Foundation
  • Northeast Georgia Cancer Foundation
  • Northeast Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America
  • North Oconee Rotary Club
  • Oconee River Land Trust
  • Rising Tides Lift All, Inc.
  • Rotary Club of the Classic City of Athens
  • Rotary Club of Oconee County
  • Turner Family Foundation
  • United Way of Northeast Georgia