Louie Whit Carmon II
Associate – Atlanta
Louie Whit Carmon II (“Whit”) provides insurance coverage advice to domestic and international insurers. He specializes in general liability and professional liability, with experience representing long-term care facilities and health professionals in complex matters.
Prior to joining Fields Howell, Whit worked as an associate at a regional law firm headquartered in Atlanta where he represented insurance companies in matters relating to general liability, professional liability, and medical malpractice. Before joining private practice, Whit interned at the Securities and Exchange Commission in Atlanta. He also served as a law clerk for current Georgia Supreme Court Justice John Ellington while at the Georgia Court of Appeals.
Whit earned his Juris Doctor in 2016 from Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law where he graduated in the top 10% of his class. In addition to his academic achievements, he was a member of the Mercer Law Review, W.A. Bootle Inn of Court, and participated in various community service projects. He received his undergraduate degree in English magna cum laude from the University of Georgia in 2013.
Whit and his wife, Emily, live in Atlanta. In his free time he enjoys playing tennis, watching UGA football, and spending time with his ten nieces and nephews.
- Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, 2016
- magna cum laude
- Mercer Law Review
- W.A. Bootle Inn of Court
- University of Georgia, B.A., 2013
- magna cum laude
- Phi Kappa Literary and Debate Society
Presentations and Publications
Evidence, Article published in Mercer Law Review, Annual Survey of Georgia Law, Fall 2018, Vol. 70
Evidence, Article published in Mercer Law Review, Annual Survey of Georgia Law, Fall 2017, Vol. 69
Elderly Left Out of New Statutory Measures to Prevent Opiod Abuse, HBS Opiod Task Force Blog, September 2017.
No Cents in Doing It Again: the Importance of Disclosing Insurance Coverage at Discovery, April 2016, Defense Counsel Journal.
State Bar of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
Best Lawyers Ones to Watch List, 2022
Professional Liability Underwriting Society