Jillian Nelson

Jillian Nelson is an associate attorney who provides legal support and guidance to Wagenmaker & Oberly’s diverse group of tax-exempt organizations and other clients. With more than ten years of federal government practice experience, she brings expertise about a wide range of federal employment issues including hiring, discipline and termination procedures, staff safety and security, and organizational policies and related best practices. In addition, Jillian assists clients with governance matters and federal tax exemption issues. Her extensive litigation background is also valuable for our firm’s clients involved in a variety of conflicts.


  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Christian Legal Society 


  • Back On My Feet – Atlanta Chapter
  • Atlanta Track Club
  • Atlanta Triathlon Club