Jim Weidner was born in Buffalo, New York. He graduated cum laude from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1982 with degrees in History and Political Science. He moved to Georgia as soon as he could and arrived in Atlanta in 1982. He graduated from Georgia State University’s College of Law in 1987, and worked full-time as a clerk with the FBI in Atlanta while attending law school.
Jim Weidner began his legal career in 1987 with the law firm of Drew, Eckl & Farnham, a large insurance defense firm in Atlanta, Georgia.
Jim concentrates his practice in residential and commercial real estate; estate planning, wills, trusts, powers of attorney; adoptions; business and commercial litigation; and personal injury and wrongful death litigation.