Member Directory

The Bar Association Member Directory serves as a resource for the community to search for lawyers by name, city, and practice area. The Directory also functions to help attorneys find attorneys in other practice areas when supplemental legal counsel is needed.

DISCLAIMER: Houston County Bar Association does not sanction or recommend a particular attorney nor certify qualifications of a particular attorney. The following is a courtesy listing as designated by the individual attorney for assistance of the general public in selecting an attorney.


Jacob Woodard Poole

Jacob W. Poole

Practice Areas: Personal Injury

Philip Ryan Potter

Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP

Philip R. Potter is an associate at Westmoreland, Patterson, Moseley & Hinson, LLP . Philip works primarily in the area of personal injury. He enjoys providing clients with personalized attention by drawing on his previous experiences as an educator and police officer. A native of Warner Robins, Philip holds degrees from Valdosta State University, the University of Georgia, and Mercer University.

While attending law school at Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law, Philip served on the Advocacy Counsel and competed in moot court and mock trial competitions. In addition to a juris doctor degree, while at Mercer Law Philip earned a certificate in Advanced Legal Research and Writing.

When not practicing law, Philip enjoys hunting, fishing, reading, and traveling with his wife.

Gail C. Robinson

Gail C. Robinson LLC

A. James Rockefeller

Rockefeller Law Center

A. James Rockefeller, Esq. has been a member of the Georgia Bar Association since 1995 and the Florida Bar Association since 1989. He received a bachelor of arts in Political Science from the University of Chicago in 1984 and a law degree from John Marshall Law School, Chicago in 1989.

Over the past 16 years, Jim has been involved in a wide variety of successful litigation experiences in various states and venues. Between 1989 and 1993, and again from 1994-1995, he was an Assistant State’s Attorney in Miami/Dade County, Florida. While there, he participated in more than 50 successful jury trials. His successful trial experience on both prosecution and defense teams has equipped him to handle any kind of case successfully – from high profile criminal cases to domestic disputes. Before launching the Rockefeller Law Center in Warner Robins, he was the attorney of counsel for another local law firm.

He holds memberships and offices in numerous civic and professional groups and founded Families Against Methamphetamine Abuse, Inc. (FAMA), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Central Georgia families cope with drug abuse. He currently serves as FAMA’s president, and as such has assisted numerous families in Middle Georgia.

Angela W. Sammons

Magistrate Court of Houston County

Practice Areas: Magistrate

Rachael B. Schell

Georgia Legal Services Program, Inc.


ADMITTED: Georgia, 1995

1995-1998: Law Clerk for the Superior Courts of the Oconee Judicial Circuit; 1998-2004: Mercer Law School, Director of Career Services; 2004-2005: Merck & Co., Inc., Pharmaceutical Sales; 2005-2012: Independent Career Coach and Counselor, as well as working for Mercer Law School, John Marshall Law School, and Career Pro Global, Inc.; 2007-present: Rental Property Manager; 2013-present: GLSP

Lauren Schultz

James Bates Brannan Groover LLP