Brooks Stillwell is a business and real estate lawyer in Savannah Georgia.  He is currently the attorney for the Savannah Airport Commission.   He also maintains a private practice, concentrating in the area of commercial real estate law

Stillwell was City Attorney for the City of Savannah from 2012 to 2018.  Before becoming City Attorney, he practiced as a partner at HunterMaclean, the largest firm in Georgia outside of Atlanta, from 1971 until 2012.


  • University of Georgia School of Law: J.D., 1971
  • Wake Forest University: B.A., cum laude, 1968


  • Georgia


  • Fellow, American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Past President, Savannah Bar Association
  • Past Chair, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of Georgia


  • 200 Club of the Coastal Empire: Chairman
  • City of Savannah: Alderman, 1974-1991; Mayor Pro Tem, 1990-1991
  • Chatham County Board of Elections: Chairman, 2000-2003
  • Savannah Economic Development Authority: Director 2007-2012
  • Savannah World Trade Center- Director 2009-2012
  • Savannah Business Hall of Fame
  • Leadership Georgia