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Mr. Boyer received his B.B.A. in Economics and Management from Georgia College and State University. After graduating in 1980, he attended Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University where he received his J.D. cum laude in 1983. He graduated in the top 10% of his class, was on the Dean’s list, and was a member of Mercer Law Review. After graduating, Mr. Boyer was admitted to the Georgia Bar in 1983 and served as law clerk for the Honorable Robert F. Hershner, Bankruptcy Judge for the Middle District of Georgia, from 1983 to 1985.

In 2015, Mr. Boyer marked his 30-year anniversary as a full-time debtor/creditor/bankruptcy attorney. For more than 20 years, he has served as an Adjunct Professor of Law, teaching Business Reorganization at Mercer University School of Law. In 2015, he was the recipient of the Manley Brown Distinguished Adjunct Professor Award for his service as an adjunct, for his personal example of the highest standards of ethics and professionalism, and for his commitment to mentoring students and young lawyers.

He has been a director (founding) of the Middle Georgia Bankruptcy Law Institute since 1997, and, in 2014, was named Master of the Bench in the W. Homer Drake Inns of Court. On many occasions, Mr. Boyer served as a moderator and panelist for the Judge’s Panel on professionalism and trial practice for the Middle Georgia Bankruptcy Law Institute seminars.

Mr. Boyer has been published several times and has had many of his decisions in litigated cases published.

Mr. Boyer is admitted to practice in both State and Federal court, including the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia.

Mr. Boyer will handle your case personally from beginning to end. He will not pass it to a junior attorney. If your case requires more than one attorney, Mr. Boyer will either associate other attorneys, while remaining in control of the case, or refer you to one of the larger firms. In most cases, there is no need for more than one attorney, and he will give your case the personal attention it requires.

In business cases, Mr. Boyer thinks he should know the inner workings of his client’s business, or he will learn about it. Mr. Boyer works closely with several highly-qualified business and banking consultants and appraisers. When appropriate, and the client is in agreement, he may suggest that his clients consider retaining a consultant to assist with the case.

Mr. Boyer understands the difficulty, the stress and the uncertainty that often accompany financial issues. A client’s need for confidentiality is of utmost importance. The small firm setting helps insure that your situation will be kept confidential.

Outside of work, Mr. Boyer enjoys time with his family on his farm and ranch, barbequing with friends and family, historic renovation, and construction projects.

Mr. Boyer is assisted by his legal assistant and paralegal Kathy English, bookkeeper Lawana Combes, and receptionist Pam Forbes. These invaluable staff members have all been with Mr. Boyer for 18 years or more. Mr. Boyer’s dog, Luna, is frequently at his office.