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L. Scott Mayfield, Partner

☎ 770-358-3630 MAIN | 770-358-3640 FAX

 ✉SMAYFIELD@SMITHWELCHLAW.COM

📍 Barnesville Office

Practice Areas

Real Estate Closings
Estate Planning and Probate
Real Estate Litigation
Civil Litigation

Law School: Mercer University, JD 1999
Undergraduate: Mercer University, BA 1992

Scott manages the Barnesville office which opened in November, 2003. Scott has a very diverse practice and represents a wide variety of clients, both public and private. While his practice is diverse and multifaceted, Scott’s specialties are real estate transactions and closings (residential and commercial), civil litigation (especially property disputes), wills and estate planning, probate and administration of estates, property tax appeals, and local government law.

Scott is married to Heather Mayfield, a teacher, and they have three children. The Mayfield’s are active in the First Baptist Church of Barnesville.

Reported Cases

  • Howell v. Fears, 275 Ga. 627 (2002)
  • Hollberg v. Spalding County, 281 Ga. App. 768 (2006)
  • Griggs v. Fletcher, 294 Ga. App. 60 (2008)
  • Mann v. Blalock, 286 Ga. 541 (2010)
  • Toenniges v. Steed, 321 Ga. App. 219 (2013)
  • Patel v. Ameris, 324 Ga. App. 327 (2013)

Public Clients

  • Lamar County
  • City of Milner
  • City of Orchard Hill
  • City of Molena
  • City of Concord
  • Housing Authority for the City of Griffin
  • Lamar County Solid Waste Authority
  • Solicitor, City of Griffin Municipal Court

Admissions and Recognitions

  • Georgia Bar, 1999
  • Towaliga Bar Association
  • Admitted to practice in the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, U.S. District Courts (Northern and Middle), and U.S. Bankruptcy Courts (Northern and Middle)
  • Real Property and Local Government Sections of the State Bar of Georgia

Community Involvement

  • Kiwanis Club of Barnesville
  • Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Advisory Board
  • Past president Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce
  • Past President Barnesville Rotary Club