MEMBER PROFILE: Burton L. Tillman

Burton L. Tillman
Mediated Dispute Resolutions LLC
547 Ponce de Leon Avenue, NE
Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30308

Tel: (404) 315-0000
Fax: (404) 315-9992

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Calendar Last Updated: 26 Jun 17


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ADR Services:
Mediation (Civil/Commercial)


Serving the following Judicial Districts & Circuits:

2nd - Southern Georgia, Tifton
3rd - Macon
4th - Stone Mountain
5th - Atlanta
7th - Cobb, Douglas
9th - Gwinnett
10th - Augusta

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Burton L. Tillman has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
Personal Injury
Workers' Compensation

Biographical Notes:

Mr. Tillman has been a certified Mediator and Arbitrator since 2007. In 2008, he founded the mediation/arbitration firm, Mediated Dispute Resolutions, LLC (MDR), and shortly thereafter partnered with Luanne Clarke of Moore, Clarke, DuVall and Rodgers, P. C. to further that endeavor.

In over 35 years of practice, Mr. Tillman has participated in many mediations, most of which reached resolution of the cases involved. In his years as a certified neutral he has conducted hundreds of mediations with a very high percentage success rate. He serves as a neutral throughout the State with an emphasis in the area of Workers’ Compensation.

The stated philosophy of MDR has always been to facilitate dialogue and communication between the parties of a dispute with the goal of having all concerns and objectives of the respective parties spoken and heard. Mr. Tillman facilitates the goal that all parties listen with an open mind and practical approach to a solution, thereby paving the way to an equitable and mutually agreeable resolution of the underlying dispute.


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia - J.D. - 1979
    (Honors: Chairman of UGA Law School Moot Court Board, Appointed to Order of the Barristers)
  • Emory University - B.A. – 1971



Memberships & Affiliations :

  • The National Association for Conflict Resolution, Member ACR
  • Georgia Bar Association (Member)
  • Atlanta Bar Association (Member, Past Chairman of the Workers' Compensation Section)
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Workers' Compensation Section)


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