Timothy Klob

Overview And Experience

Timothy M. Klob attended Georgia State University College of Law and is licensed to practice in Georgia. Prior to law school, Mr. Klob obtained a degree in civil engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington, and worked for several years as a civil engineer with the Georgia Department of Transportation. In addition to being licensed to practice law in Georgia, Mr. Klob is also licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.) through the State of Georgia as well, and has also been appointed as a Special Assistant Attorney General to represent the Georgia Department of Transportation in administrative hearings involving zoning and permitting matters.

Mr. Klob’s practice areas include VA Disability benefit appeals, Social Security Disability, workers’ compensation, personal injury law, and Railroad Retirement Disability appeals. Mr. Klob is certified by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide representation in VA Disability Rating appeals, and has over 20 years’ experience in military law as a Judge Advocate (JAG) officer in the United States Army Reserve. Mr. Klob continues to serve in the U.S. Army Reserve JAG Corps as a Lieutenant Colonel and Deputy Commander of a regional Military Law Detachment. In addition to his civilian and military law practice experience, Mr. Klob is active in several veterans’ service organizations, and serves as an advisory board member to Armed Forces Mission, a nonprofit organization aimed at suicide prevention and intervention for service members and veterans.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Veterans (VA) Disability
  • 30% Workers’ Compensation
  • 20% Social Security Disability
  • 10% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Tennessee, 2006
Georgia, 1994
U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2007
U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Georgia
U.S. Court of Veterans Appeals, 1996
Georgia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Georgia

Education

Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
Juris Doctor (J.D.) – 1994

University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas
B.S. – 1988
Honors: Dean’s List
Major: Civil Engineering

Published Works

Tort Liability Issues in Savannah Harbor, ITE Journal, 1992

Honors and Awards

Meritorious Service Medal (MSM), 2013 – 2014
Georgia Super Lawyers , 2012 – 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Georgia, Workers’ Compensation Law Section, Member
National Association of Disability Representatives, Member, 2009 – 2015
National Organization of Veterans Advocates, Member, 2014 – 2015

Past Employment Positions

Georgia DOT Office of Legal Services, Civil Engineer, Administrative Hearing Officer and Staff Attorney
U.S. Army Reserve (Judge Advocate General Corps), Major
Speed & Seta, LLC, Partner, 2001 – 2007
Georgia Department of Transportation, Agency Legal Counsel, 1994 – 2001

Pro Bono Activities

Armed Forces Mission, 2012 – 2015
Armed Citizens Legal Defense Network, 2012 – 2015

Fraternities/Sororities

Sigma Phi Epsilon

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