In February of 2020, Mr. George T. Ligon II, esq., joined Berelc Law Office as Of Counsel. George previously clerked for Berelc Law Office during his second year at The University of Georgia School of Law. He returned to the firm after spending over 2 years with a boutique elder law firm in Atlanta where he worked as the primary trust drafter while a law clerk, and subsequently as the senior associate for estate planning and asset protection. George’s practice focuses on estate planning, complex trusts, asset protection strategies for small business owners, and family farm succession planning.
Outside of his Of Counsel work, George also practices in the area of auction law. He works as a speaker and writer to auctioneers and farmers on a variety of issues, as well as working as a speechwriter for politicians and corporate executives.
George T. Ligon II received an undergraduate degree from Wofford College, a Master of Science in International Relations at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, and his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law.
When not assisting his clients, George enjoys fly fishing and spending time with his wife, Evelyn, and their dog, Maisie.