ATLANTA – Georgia Super Lawyers recently selected John T. Mroczko of Cartersville, Georgia as a 2014 Rising Star. Rising Stars are 40 years of age or younger or have been in practice for 10 years or less. Last year Mroczko was named a 2012 Rising Star and a 2013 Rising Star by Georgia Super Lawyers. The elite list of Georgia Rising Stars, which represents more than 70 practice areas, will be published in the March 2013 issue of Atlanta magazine and in a special issue of Georgia Super Lawyers: Rising Stars, which is mailed to every attorney in the state.
John T. Mroczko has an extremely successful trust and estate litigation practice. Mroczko has successfully litigated numerous trust and estate cases throughout Georgia and has developed a strong reputation of excellence in prosecuting and defending cases involving breach of fiduciary duty, construction of wills and trusts, year’s support claims, and disputes between shareholders of closely-held corporations.
Mroczko also represents parties in complex business lawsuits by bringing creative and imaginative strategies to the cases he handles. He also serves as the County Administrator of Bartow County, Georgia and Gordon County, Georgia.
Mroczko is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell which is the highest rating available for legal ability and general ethics. The AV® Preeminent™ rating is an acknowledgment of Mroczko’s accomplishments and skills as an attorney, and places him among the elite practitioners in the country.
Mroczko served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Etowah Scholarship Foundation, Inc. and serves on the Advisory Council at Stetson University College of Law in St. Petersburg, Florida and on the Board of Directors of the Civil Justice PAC, Inc. of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. Mroczko serves on the board of directors of his church, The Church at Liberty Square; Excel Christian Academy; Cartersville Child Care, Inc.; Feed the Needy, Inc.; and Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter. In addition, Mroczko is actively involved in several community organizations: the Rotary Club of Etowah; the Cartersville-Bartow County Bar Association; the State Bar of Georgia; the Fiduciary Section of the State Bar of Georgia; the Real Property and Probate Section of the American Bar Association; the Taxation Section of the American Bar Association; the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association; and a number of other local organizations. Mroczko is married to Jill Mroczko and is the proud father of John (“Jack”) T. Mroczko, Jr. and Amelia Grace (“Millie Grace”) Mroczko.
Every year, Rising Stars honors the top young lawyers in Georgia as chosen by Georgia Super Lawyers and through the independent research of Thomson Reuters.