David T. Whitworth

David T. Whitworth

Brunswick, Georgia

For over 35 years, David Whitworth worked extensively in the defense of personal injury actions, hired by insurers and large corporations.  Since creating Whitworth & McLelland, LLC in 2001, he has handled significant claims on behalf of injured individuals and their family members against insurers and other businesses. His extensive prior experience gives Mr. Whitworth special insight into how insurers and companies work, which can be of great value to you in having your personal injury claim handled.  The Whitworth & McLelland, LLC works to obtain workers’ compensation benefits for persons injured on the job, and to assist the victims of negligence or misconduct and their families.  Claims may arise as a result of automobile accidents, collisions with tractor trailers, motorcycle and other vehicular accidents and exposure to toxic substances.  Damages may also be recoverable in cases of professional negligence, malpractice, as a result of injuries from defective products, slips and falls, and animal attacks.  As a father and grandfather, Mr. Whitworth is particularly attuned to cases involving injuries to children.

Whitworth & McLelland, LLC has experience in claims against city, county and federal governments, and in numerous insurance-related and commercial disputes.  Mr. Whitworth graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1978 and is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Georgia, the 5th and 11th Circuit Courts of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Common Injuries From Accidents
  • Workers Compensation
  • Insurance Disputes

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1978
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D.
  • Shorter College Rome, GA.
    • B.A.