Irving William Drought III
- Georgia, 2015
- Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
- J.D. (Summa Cum Laude) - 2015
- Law Review: Mercer Law Review, Managing Editor, 2013 - 2015
- University of Georgia
- B.B.A (Summa Cum Laude) - 2012
- Major: Business Management
Areas of Practice
- 75% Medical Malpractice Defense
- 25% General Litigation
William Drought is an associate in the litigation department of Oliver Maner. Mr. Drought's areas of practice include medical malpractice defense and general litigation.
A native of Savannah, Mr. Drought graduated from Benedictine Military School before attending the University of Georgia. Mr. Drought graduated summa cum laude from the Terry College of Business in 2012 with a B.B.A. in Business Management.
Mr. Drought earned his Juris Doctor at the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University, graduating summa cum laude in the class of 2015. While at Mercer Law School, Mr. Drought was a member of the 2013-15 Mercer Law Review and served as Managing Editor. Mr. Drought also served on Mercer's Student Bar Association's Alumni and Bar Committee board and is a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. During his third year of law school, Mr. Drought interned in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia for the Honorable Marc T. Treadwell and in the Bibb County Superior Court for the Honorable Edgar W. Ennis, Jr.
Mr. Drought is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Savannah Bar Association, and the Savannah Bar Association's Young Lawyer's Division. He serves on the Board of the MedBank Foundation, a local non-profit that provides access to medications for patient who, for a variety of socioeconomic reasons, could not otherwise obtain their medications. Mr. Drought is also an active member of the Savannah Civitan Club.
- 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Savannah Bar Association, 2015 - Present
- Savannah Bar Association Young Lawyer Division, 2015 - Present