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About me

-- Nearly 30 years of experience of successfully handling insurance and financial disputes;


--Lead Counsel in numerous nationwide cases filed in many different jurisdictions throughout the United States;


--Married with one child


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 60%
    31 years
  2. Contracts: 20%
    31 years
  3. Banking: 10%
    18 years
  4. Employee Benefits: 10%
    11 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Cochran & Edwards LLC

2950 Atlanta Rd SE
Smyrna, GA, 30080-3655


GAActive Member in Good Standing 198501/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top Contributor AwardAVVO2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Admtted to PracticeUnited States Supreme Court2002
Certificate of AppreciationAtlanta Legal Aid Society1995
MemberPhi Delta Phi Honorary Legal Fraternity1984
Member, Law ReviewMercer Law School1983
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyCochran & Edwards2013 - Present
OwnerLaw Offices of Jeffrey G. Casurella1998 - 2013
AssociateLaw Offices of Billy E. Moore1985 - 1985
PartnerBarnes, Browning, Tanksley, & Casurella1985 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Atlanta Bar Association, Litigation SectionAttorney Member2014 - Present
Cobb County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2014 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember2014 - Present
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesAttorney Member1995 - 2011
American Bar AssociationAttorney Member1987 - 1992
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationChairman1986 - 1990
State Bar of GeorgiaAttorney Member1985 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Clark, et. al. v. EquifaxSettled
Dunaway v. ParkerVerdict
Pounds v. Hospital Authority of Gwinnett CountyVerdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Wall Street JournalSave the Constitution, Not the ACA2015
Mercer Law ReviewClass Action Law in Georgia: Emerging Trends in Litigation, Certification, and Settlement1997
Mercer Law ReviewMember of Law Review; Published article "The Trimester Approach: How Long Can the Legal Fiction Last?"1984
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Georgia School of LawHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
University of Georgia School of LawPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ToastmastersHow to Avoid a Lawsuit2007
Medical IssuesEvidence1991