J.T. Palmer joined Bovis, Kyle, Burch and Medlin in 2019 as an associate attorney in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation department. He concentrates his practice on the defense of employers and insurers in workers' compensation claims. J.T. earned his Juris Doctor from Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Law and Public Policy from Mercer University in 2015. Prior to becoming an associate, J.T. worked as a judicial law clerk for the Superior Court Judges in the Cherokee Judicial Circuit. J.T. is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, and the Workers’ Compensation section of the bar.
While in undergrad at Mercer University, J.T. was a member of the Mercer football team. As a wide receiver and punt returner, he helped lead the Bears to achieve 10 wins in their opening season. In his free time, J.T. enjoys playing sports, going to Mercer football games, and spending time with family and friends.