K. Martin Worthy
of Counsel - K. Martin Worthy is of counsel with the firm's Trusts & Estates Practice Group. Until he retired in 2001, Mr. Worthy was a partner with Foley & Lardner in Washington, D.C. Previously, he served by Presidential appointment and Senate confirmation as Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service and as Assistant General Counsel of the Treasury from 1969 to 1972. Mr. Worthy was a member of the National Council on Organized Crime from 1970 to 1972. He was Chairman of the Section on Taxation of the American Bar Association from 1973 to 1974 and Chairman of the American College of tax Counsel from 1985 to 1987. He is admitted to the bar in Georgia and the District of Columbia.
Mr. Worthy earned his Bachelor of Philosophy degree from Emory University and his Juris Doctorate cum laude from Emory Law. He also holds a Masters degree in Business Administration cum laude from Harvard University.
Mr. Worthy is a member of the St. Simons Rotary Club, former President of the Ivy League Club of the Golden Isles, and the Civil War Round Table of the Golden Isles. He has also been President of the Sea Island Property Owners Association and Chairman of the St. Simons Island Public Library Foundation.