Conyers is a city in GA, only 24 miles east of Atlanta, GA, located in Rockdale County, United States. The reported population as of 2009 was 13,941. What used to be the separate town of Milstead, is now considered incorporated into the city of Conyers. The city was recognized at Rockdale County in 1870 by the Georgia Legislature.
Conyers is located at 33°39′59″N 84°0′27″W. The city is a total of 11.9 square miles, of which 11.8 square miles is land, and 0.1 square miles is water.
In 1996, Conyers hosted the equestrian and mountain biking events for the 1996 Summer Olympic Games, hosted in Atlanta. For this, Conyers built the Georgia International Horse Park.
In the fall of 1999, a documentary was aired by the Public Broadcasting Service called The Lost Children of Rockdale County. The movie exposed an outbreak of syphillis amongst middle and high school within the county limits. Major national networks such as, Wall Street Journal and Oprah recognized the problem and documentary.
Major employers include: Rockdale County Public Schools, Hillphoenix, Golden State Foods, and Solo Cup Company Inc.
ROCKDALE COUNTY JUDICIARY
Rockdale County is considered a part of the Rockdale Circuit, sharing the same boundaries as the county.
If you have been injured by the negligence of others and will have to file suit in Rockdale County, Georgia, you will be filing a civil action for damages against the defendant. These judges hear all serious civil personal injury cases in Rockdale County, Georgia.
WHAT TYPES OF CASES DOES BEN F. WINDHAM, P.C. HANDLE IN Rockdale COUNTY?Ben F. Windham, P.C. Trial Attorneys have represented hundreds of citizens of Rockdale County in pursuing lawsuits against negligent individuals and businesses whose careless actions have resulted in serious injuries. Visit windhamlaw.com to see the full list of types of cases we handle.
DOES IT HELP TO HAVE AN ATTORNEY THAT IS EXPERIENCED in CAR ACCIDENT CASES IN Rockdale COUNTY?Yes. Just like a lawyer from New York would have a tough time in a small Georgia town it is can serve as a disadvantage to a plaintiff seeking justice in the Rockdale County Courts with an attorney who is not familiar with Conyers, Georgia. Hire a hometown law firm with big city experience. Hire Ben F. Windham, P.C. if you or a loved one is in a car accident or injured in the Conyers, Georgia area.