Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr. LLC

Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr. LLC

The Law Office of Emmett L Goodman Jr. LLC is a full service legal team with 75 years of experience specializing in Social Security Disability, Real Estate Foreclosures, and Bankruptcy Law, Personal Injury Law, and Collections.

Firm Overview

Mr. Emmett L Goodman, Jr. has been representing a wide range of clientele throughout the Southeast since 1971. The firm, which includes two additional attorneys, Brian Causey and Daniel Wilder, specializes in bankruptcy, social security disability, workers compensation law, personal injury and commercial and consumer collections.

In addition to the three lawyers, the firm also includes a staff of forty experienced professionals, with a total of 75 years experience in the legal field.

Main Office

Main Office
544 Mulberry Street, Suite 800
Macon GA 31201


(478) 745-5415




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Office Information

Office Hours

9:00am-5:30 pm; Monday thru Friday, Other Appointments Available

Emergency After Hours


How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

The primary are of practice for The Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr LLC has been dictate by necessity of clientele in the Georgia area. Mr. Goodman is well-known and highly respected in these areas of law.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

With over 44 years experience, Mr. Goodman is experienced in the ever changing fields of Social Security Law and Bankruptcy Law. In addition, he attends continuing education to stay up to date with changes.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Experience, trustworthiness and attention to detail.

Emmett L. Goodman, Jr.

Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr. LLC

Mr. Goodman, originally from Macon Georgia, received a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English, from Mercer University, where he was a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.

Mr. Goodman graduated from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law. During this time, he was an associate editor of the Mercer Law Review and a member of Phi Alpha Delta Honors society.


Bar Number: 301000
Georgia, 1971


Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
Juris Doctor, 1971

Daniel Wilder

Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr. LLC

Mr. Wilder graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors from Oglethorpe University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Classical Civilization in 2001. He received the Leader in Action Award in 2000 while in the Urban Leadership Program at Oglethorpe University. In addition, he planned and moderated the Conceptions of Common Good Symposium held during the Spring of 2000 for the community and worked on public initiatives such as the Lynwood Park Community Revitalization Project. He was also a founding member of Circle K and acted as liaison to Buckhead Kiwanis Club.

Mr. Wilder attended The University of Georgia School of Law where he graduated Cum Laude with a Doctor of Jurisprudence. He was an article editor for the Managing Board of the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law from 2003-2004. After graduation, became a law clerk to Honorable Lamar W. Sizemore and Honorable S. Phillip Brown, Macon Judicial Circuit. Mr. Wilder joined The Goodman Law Firm in 2005 and specializes in civil litigation, real estate and social security disability.

Mr. Wilder is a member of the State Bar of Georgia. He is a Deacon at Chamlee Memorial Baptist Church in Fort Valley, Georgia. He has also been the Secretary of Deacons and Discipleship Training Director.


Bar Number: 141448


University of Georgia School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2004

Emmett Goodman

Law Offices of Emmett L. Goodman, Jr. LLC

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