Michael F. Williford


171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363


Michael is an associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice.

After attending college, Michael joined the United States Navy, serving aboard the USS Carl Vinson. Upon completing his service, he returned to Atlanta to finish his education, graduating cum laude with a degree in sociology. He graduated summa cum laude from Georgia State University College of Law, where he served on the Georgia State University Law Review.

Following receipt of his J.D., Michael joined the Litigation practice group at AGG. He later practiced at a prestigious boutique plaintiff’s trial firm known for achieving record-setting verdicts in various areas of the law. While there, he worked on complex product liability, False Claims Act, and wrongful death cases. Upon returning to AGG, Michael now puts these skills to use in the defense of business clients.

When he’s not working, Michael enjoys spending time with his son and is an avid SCUBA diver.


  • Georgia State University, Juris Doctor
    • Bleckley Inn of Court Pupil
    • Investor Advocacy Clinic
  • Emory University, Bachelor of Arts - Sociology
  • State of Georgia 2017
    • American Bar Association, Member
    • Everybody Wins! Atlanta, Mentor