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Law School:
Georgia State University, 2014

Georgia State University, Robinson College of Business, B.B.A, Finance 2005

Practice Area:
Construction Law

Admitted to Practice: GA 2015

Assistant: Celeste S. Costello

WILLIAM E. BURNETT is an Associate with the firm. Having spent more nearly a decade with Turner Construction Company, while concurrently receiving his law degree from Georgia State University, Mr. Burnett has adept knowledge of both the construction industry and construction law. 

Mr. Burnett practices General Construction Law, Construction Litigation, Contract Negotiations, as well as Mechanic Liens & Collections.

Professional Achievements/Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of Georgia
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Atlanta Bar Association
  • Member, Gate City Bar Association
  • Georgia State University College of Law CALI Awards:
    • Design and Construction Law 2012
    • Legal Writing 2010
  • Turner Construction
    • Turner School of Construction Management Instructor, 2013
    • Employee's Choice Award, 2009
    • Outstanding Compliance Achievement Award, 2007


  • "Disputing the Details: Contractors should closely read the terms and conditions found on invoices and other forms to understand their rights in commercial transactions," Professional Roofing, September 2016
  • "An Unfair Market: Federal and state governments are cracking down on the underground construction economy," Professional Roofing, May 2016