Brandon L. Bowen

Brandon L. Bowen

Cartersville, Georgia

Brandon L. Bowen is a 2001 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, and a 1998 graduate of the University of Georgia.  Mr. Bowen was admitted to the Bar in Georgia in 2001, and performed a one-year judicial clerkship with the Superior Courts of Bartow and Gordon County, Georgia.  In August of 2002, Mr. Bowen became an associate with Jenkins & Olson, P.C., and a partner in that firm on January 1st, 2007.  The firm was renamed Jenkins, Olson & Bowen, P.C. in January of 2009 and Jenkins & Bowen, P.C. in January, 2012.

Jenkins & Bowen, P.C. is a civil trial firm focused on the areas of zoning, condemnation, and local government law and in serious personal injury and trucking cases.  In addition to frequently appearing in the Superior Courts of Georgia, Mr. Bowen is a member of and has appeared in the Georgia Supreme Court and Court of Appeals and has also represented clients in zoning and condemnation cases in the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.  Since April of 2005, Mr. Bowen has had the privilege of serving as the City Attorney of Mountain Park, Georgia.  He is currently the Solicitor of Bartow County, Georgia.    He has assisted a number of local governments throughout Georgia in crafting and adopting effective land use regulations.  Mr. Bowen regularly speaks at continuing education seminars for the Georgia Bar and other professional organizations on the topic of local government land use regulation.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2002

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Civil Practice
  • Zoning
  • Planning and Land Use
  • Government
  • Municipal Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Eminent Domain
  • Property Law
  • Natural Resources
  • Real Estate
  • Constitutional Law
  • Construction Law
  • Contracts
  • Taxation
  • Torts
  • Utility Law
  • Appellate Practice

Litigation Percentage

  • 96% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Georgia


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. - 2001
  • University of Georgia
    • B.A. cum laude - 1998
    • Honors: Honors in History
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Cartersville-Bartow County Bar Association
  • Georgia Association of Zoning Administrators