Attorney Dylan Wilbanks

Commerce Civil Litigation Lawyer — Dylan Wilbanks

Dylan Emerson Wilbanks founded the Wilbanks Law Firm to help people in his hometown of Commerce and the Jackson area. He saw that residents needed assistance with their probate and business contract needs and knew his experience would benefit the residents of Jackson and Banks counties.

Dylan served as an assistant district attorney in the Jackson County District Attorney’s office. He worked as a civil trial attorney before starting his own firm. With the experience he gained as a prosecutor and trial lawyer, he can ensure his clients get the best outcome possible.

Dylan is also very involved with his community, having served on many boards of directors throughout the area.

Why Choose Dylan?

Since 2008, Dylan and the Wilbanks Law Firm have provided services to clients throughout the Commerce area and across the state. Dylan’s reputation as a seasoned litigator puts you in a better position to negotiate.

Role as a Jackson County Estate Administrator

As a Jackson County estate administrator, Dylan will be appointed to help the decedent’s family through the estate administration process. His extensive probate and real estate law knowledge means he understands how nuanced cases can be.

Executing Judgment Collections

Dylan knows how to track down assets debtors have stashed throughout Georgia, making him a capable judgment collections lawyer. Dylan applies his knowledge of real estate law to think outside of the box to find assets for out-of-state creditors. He understands that debtors may have more than one creditor trying to collect, so speed and efficiency are of the essence.

Practice Areas

Dylan primarily focuses on probate matters, estate planning, business litigation, judgment collections, and contract disputes.

Bar Admissions

Dylan is admitted to practice in Georgia’s state and federal courts trial courts, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Federal Claims Court.

He has been admitted pro hac vice to practice in the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern District of Kentucky and Puerto Rico.


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. – 2002
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.S. – 1997
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: International Affairs

Awards and Achievements

Dylan has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2020 and was recognized as a rising star in 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2013.