Ray Chadwick concentrates his practice on catastrophic injury and products liability matters, as well as representing medical providers and institutions. His experience includes representation of victims of catastrophic burn injuries in cases involving personal injury, wrongful death and products liability claims. He also handles commercial disputes, antitrust and medical malpractice litigation.

Immediately following law school, Mr. Chadwick spent four years as a Captain in the United States Air Force where he was assigned duties as a military trial counsel.

Mr. Chadwick was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® for Bet-the-Company Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation in 2010 and the three years immediately preceding. He has also been recognized as one of Georgia’s “Legal Elite” for 2004 by Georgia Trend magazine. Mr. Chadwick received the 3rd Annual Rober L. Allgood Service Award from the Augusta Bar Association. He was recognized as a 2008 Georgia "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Personal Injury and Civil Litigation Defense. He is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*

* CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedure's standards and policies.

Professional & Community Activities

Augusta Bar Association, Member and Past President 

State Bar of Georgia, Dispute Resolution Section, Executive Committee Member, Federal Courts Liaison, Legislation and Multijurisdictional Practice Committees Member

United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia, Court Advisory Committee

Vestry of The Church of the Good Shepherd, Member and Former Treasurer

Augusta Port Authority, Former Chair

Episcopal Day School, Former Member of the Board of Trustees

Greater Augusta Arts Council, Former President

Leadership of Georgia, Former Member and Past Program Chair

United States District Court Judges for the Southern District of Georgia, Chairman of a panel assigned responsibility for reviewing candidates for the position of United States Magistrate Judge

Education

  • University of Virginia, J.D. (1972)
  • Emory University, B.A., History (1969)
    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (1976)
  • Pennsylvania (1973)

Who We Are

Enterprise Mill, 1450 Greene St., Suite 230
Augusta, GA, 30901
USA
t +1 706.823.4250
f +1 706.828.4459

Raymond G. Chadwick Jr.

Experience Highlights

Catastrophic injury services for industrial accident
Represented a truck driver injured when an asphalt silo malfunctioned, spilling molten asphalt into the truck cab and trapping the driver. more
Product default claim stemming from off-road vehicle accident
Served as counsel for an individual in a product liability action against a manufacturer of components for 4x4 vehicles. Our client became paralyzed more
Burn injury and wrongful death
Represented a man in litigation when a hot water heater explosion killed his wife and burned one of his sons. more
Medical malpractice litigation for a Georgia hospital
Represented a Georgia hospital in medical malpractice litigation. more