Timothy M. Klob attended Georgia State University College of Law and graduated in 1994. Prior to law school, Mr. Klob obtained a bachelor's degree in civil engineering in 1988 from the University of Texas at Arlington. While in law school, Tim worked as a civil engineer with the Georgia Department of Transportation where his duties included urban planning and where he earned his license as a Professional Engineer (P.E.).
Mr. Klob is a retired Army Reserve Lieutenant Colonel with over 20 years of prior service as a military lawyer in the Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps. In his past service as a Judge Advocate, he served as Deputy Commander of the 213th Legal Operations Detachment in Decatur, Georgia and represented wounded warriors as Soldiers’ Counsel in military and VA disability hearings at Fort Hood, Texas. Tim is accredited to represent veterans in claims for VA disability benefits and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
Mr. Klob is currently an attorney with the law firm of Thompson, Sweeny, Kinsinger & Pereira in Lawrenceville, Georgia. His current practice is focused on workers’ compensation and local government law. Over the past two decades of injury and disability law practice, Tim has handled hundreds of claims for injured workers and disabled individuals. He has been selected for the Georgia Super Lawyers list, a rating service of outstanding lawyers for which no more than five percent of lawyers in each state are selected each year, for 2012 and 2014-2019. Tim has also been awarded the “AV-Preeminent” designation by Martindale-Hubbell, based upon peer review as to ethics and professionalism.
Tim currently serves as the Immediate Past President of the Walton County Bar Association. He also serves on the advisory board for Armed Services Mission, a veteran’s service organization aimed at suicide prevention and intervention for military personnel and veterans. He is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the State Bar of Georgia, the Gwinnett County Bar Association, NewRock Legal Society and Georgia Injured Workers Advocates (GIWA).
In his free time, Tim enjoys spending time with his rescue dogs, playing the baritone ukulele and working on his 1973 Ford Mustang.
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