WILLIAM J. W. MERRITT (P.C.), Partner. Mr. Merritt addresses local and national industry conventions on tax and estate planning techniques. He is married with a family and is active in church work and athletics.

General Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Taxation


  • Master of Laws in Taxation (LL.M.) – Emory University, 1981
  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.) – University of Virginia, 1974
  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) – University of Virginia, 1974
  • Designation of Certified Financial Planner (C.F.P.) College for Financial Planning – Denver, Colorado
  • Graduate from Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
  • Undergraduate degree (B.A.) in Economics and Political Science – Princeton University, 1970

Memberships/Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Indiana Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Tax Court, 1983
  • Georgia, 1978
  • Indiana, 1975