Lake Jordan joined Coleman Talley LLP in 2005. He concentrates his practice in real estate and corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, business planning, entity formations, corporate governance, agriculture and state and federal trademark matters. Lake has experience representing landowners throughout Georgia in condemnation proceedings initiated by government agencies and contesting the valuations presented to the landowner by the government. He also offers a specialized practice of advising individual clients on systematic planning for the eventual exit from their business, which includes planning and strategies for conveying such business to family members, employees or third party buyers. Lake has lectured on numerous topics, including intellectual property rights of small business owners and lease drafting. In 2004, Lake was admitted to the Georgia Bar and is a member of the Valdosta Bar Association.
A native of Florence, South Carolina, Lake received his B.S. in Management and Marketing from the University of South Carolina in 1999 and his J.D. from Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law in 2004. While at Mercer, Lake served on the Moot Court Board, competed in the Ruby R. Vale Corporate Law Moot Court Competition in Wilmington, Delaware, and participated in the Legal Writing Certificate Program.
Lake is a graduate of Leadership Lowndes, Class of 2012, and currently serves on boards and committees for his church and local organizations and enjoys coaching youth sports.
Lake is Martindale-Hubbell Rated AV® Preeminent™.