Jesse Vaughn

Jesse Vaughn

Senior Partner/Shareholder
Calhoun, Georgia
Jesse then began the firm that today is known as Vaughn & Clements, P.C. in 2006. Showing his belief in and love for his hometown of Calhoun, Jesse purchased and old run down building in downtown and transformed it into a beautiful office building in the heart of Calhoun.
His practice has continued to grow and he is proud to maintain his high level of professional success and service to others. Jesse has been Gordon County's representative on the Limestone Valley R.D. & C. Board, he has served on the Board of Directors at the Chamber of Commerce where he worked tirelessly with Debra Owens and Larry Vickery to found the Community and Government Affairs Committee. He has just concluded his twenty year tenure as Chair of Habitat with over a dozen homes built in Gordon County under his supervision.
He also continues to serve as a Deacon at First Baptist as well as a Sunday school teacher and a Royal Ambassador's teacher to first and second grade boys. Jesse has just been named to the Gordon County Industrial Development Authority Board by the Gordon County Commission. Jesse's practice continues to flourish with corporate clients such as North Georgia National Bank, M&S Logistics, American Berber, The Flipper McDaniel Companies, The Professional Association of Georgia Educators, Brian's Auto Sales, United Weavers, and Emery Park Carpet , but much of Jesse's practice still focuses on representing the people of Calhoun, Gordon County and the state of Georgia in all state and Federal courts in Georgia.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Civil Litigation General
  • 20% Medical Malpractice
  • 15% Wrongful Death/Personal Injury
  • 15% Commercial, Corporate and Complex litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 1999
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009


  • Mercer University School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1998
  • Mercer University, Macon, Georgia
    • B.A. cum laude - 1995
    • Major: History

Representative Cases

  • Tri State Crematory Litigation (N.D.Ga.)
  • England v. Dustex (Cobb Superior 2014)

Representative Clients

  • North Georgia National Bank
  • American Berber, Inc.


  • Hon. Tom Pope
  • Nancy Luckett
  • Joe Kauffman
  • Debra Owens

Honors and Awards

  • Top 20 Under 40 - Calhoun Magazine, 2012
  • Outstanding Law Student - Wall Street Journal, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Gordon County Bar, Member, 1998 - Present
  • U.S. District Bar, Member, 1999 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Ledbetter, Little & Smith, Associate, 1998 - 2000


  • English (Primary)