Project Description

Ernest L. “Chip” Beaton IV

Phone: 404-365-4552
Fax: 404-262-7531

Ernest L. “Chip” Beaton IV represents contractors, material suppliers, building manufacturers, real estate developers, and others in commercial litigation, including claims for engineering design liability, design and construction defect, water intrusion, building or roof collapse, and general construction contract disputes. He also represents contractors and material suppliers in mechanics’ lien and payment bond claims.

In addition, Mr. Beaton represents buyers and sellers of goods in actions for recovery of purchase price, breach of warranty, product defect, and other claims and other clients in claims for breach of contract, disclosure of trade secrets, products liability, breach of restrictive covenants, tortious interference, premises liability, and commercial collections.

Mr. Beaton is admitted to practice and appears in all state courts in Georgia and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia and has appeared pro hac vice on behalf of clients in numerous other federal and state courts.

  • University of Georgia School of Law, 2008
  • Jacksonville University, 2005
  • Georgia, 2008
  • Alabama, 2013
  • U. S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • U. S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
  • Georgia Bar Association, 2008
  • Alabama Bar Association 2013