Why We're Better

Best in class preparation, excellent client relationships, and the best possible results that\'s how we do it - in Georgia and South Carolina.

Our Past Points To Our Future

Since 1985, we've represented those who needed a voice in workers' compensation and personal injury cases. From big wins against large manufacturers to making our clients whole after an auto injury, our breadth of practice combined with our track record of success has made us one of the most respected firms in our area. We have over 73 combined years of experience, and in that time we've remained small to give you the one-on-one,  personal attention you deserve. Contact us today and see what it's like to work with the lawyers the other lawyers choose. That's us.

73 Years


Our Firm

Leland Malchow

Leland has collected settlements and verdicts against insurance companies for his catastrophically injured clients in cases involving plant explosions, train derailments, medical malpractice, road construction negligence, product liability, trucking accidents, automobile collisions, workers' compensation and personal injury complex cases, and premise liability injuries. He and his law firm were recently recognized by America’s High Stakes Litigators for achieving one of the top 100 settlements in the United States stemming from a plant explosion and workers compensation claim. Leland and the firm have the mindset and focus on helping people across Georgia and South Carolina who have suffered personal injuries, catastrophic injuries, or death.

Chris Johnson

A native of Augusta, Chris was raised on the southside and graduated from Hephzibah High School. Chris began working for the firm after high school as a runner while he attended and later graduated from Augusta University. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree, Chris attended law school at the Charleston School of Law. While a law student, Chris served on the Charleston Law Review and worked for Justin O’Toole Lucey Law Firm in Mt. Pleasant.

Chris has helped his clients across Georgia and South Carolina achieve favorable outcomes in cases involving personal injurytractor trailer collisions, bad faith (insurance), motor vehicle collisionsworkers' compensation, and premises liability.

Ken Nimmons


Of Counsel


Ken has advocated and successfully received favorable jury verdicts and settlements for his clients for over 30 years. Ken graduated from Georgia Southern and Mercer Law School where he took interest and began working in personal injury, premise liability, and criminal plaintiff's work.

As one of the founding partners at Nimmons Malchow Johnson, Ken's practice includes personal injury, criminal, catastrophic injuries, train derailments, dog bite injuries, and premise liability claims. Ken is a member of the Augusta Bar Association.


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