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David J. Llewellyn

David J. Llewellyn

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Car Accidents, Brain Injury, Business, Defective and Dangerous Products, Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Libel & Slander, Divorce & Separation

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About Me

I am a trial lawyer who concentrates his practice in the area of genital injury litigation.  I have extensive experience in wrongful circumcision and botched circumcision cases.  Within the last two years I have obtained over 16 million dollars in judgments, verdicts, or settlements for victims of such torts.  I have appeared on a temporary (pro hac vice) basis in the courts of some 15 states and federal districts.  I associate regularly with lawyers across the country in genital injury cases.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Medical Malpractice: 60%
    21 years, 40 cases
  2. Car Accidents: 10%
    32 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 5%
    27 years
  4. Defective and Dangerous Products: 5%
    21 years
  5. Other: 18%
  6. More 



Hourly ($250-350/hour), Contingent (33-50%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard E. Spiva

    David Llewellyn does a noble job serving the injured men and women of Georgia. It is impressive that he has participated in speaking engagements throughout the world and on well known television shows. He is extremely knowledgeable and is clearly sought after to share his insights. David is committed to his profession and regularly takes the time to answer questions on His dedication and diligence are inspiring. I am happy to endorse David Llewellyn. Howard Spiva


    Howard Spiva Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

100 Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 2100
Atlanta, GA, 30303-1912



GAActive Member in Good Standing 197908/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberJohnson & Ward2005 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A1979 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaN/AN/A
Old War Horse Lawyers ClubN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar Association, Atlanta Dispute Resolution SectionN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar Association, Litigation SectionN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar Association, Sole Practioner/Small FirmN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
D. P., Jr. v. Sonyika, et al., State Court of Fulton County, GeorgiaJury verdict for 2.3 million dollars ($2,300,000.00)
C. E. v. _______, State Court of Fulton County, GAJury verdict for 1.8 million dollars ($1,800,000.00)
C. P. v. _____., et al., GeorgiaConcluded and dismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Denniston, G.C., Hodges, F. M., Milos, M.F., Circumcision and Human Rights, SpringerWinning and Losing on the Circuit2009
Ch. 19 in Denniston, G. C. Gallo, P. G., Hodges, F. M., Milos, M. F., Viviani, F., Bodily Integrity and the Politics of Circumcision: Culture, Controversy, and Change, SpringerStrategies for Litigation2006
Ch. 6 in Denniston, G. C., Hodges, F. M., Milos, M. F., Flesh and Blood: Perspectives on the Problem of Circumcision in Contemporary Society, Kluwer Academic/Plenum PublishersPenile Torts in the Courts2004
Ch. 39 in Denniston, G. C., Hodges, F. M., Milos, M. F., Male and Female Circumcision: Medical, Legal, and Ethical Considerations in Pediatric Practice, Kluwer Academic/Plenum PublishersSome Thoughts on Legal Remedies1999
The Compleat MotherLegal Remedies for Penile Torts1995


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of VirginiaN/Alaw1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Eleventh International Symposium on Circumcision, etc., University of California at BerkeleyThe Circumcision Lobby2010
Ninth International Symposium on Circumcision, etc., University of Washington, Seattle, Washington,Winning and Losing on the Circuit2006
Pace University School of Law, Tarrytown, New YorkLecture to the Bioethics & Medical Malpractice Course2004
Eighth International Symposium on Circumcision and Human Rights, University of Padua, ItalyStrategies for Litigation2004
Seventh International Symposium on Human Rights and Modern Society, Georgetown University, Washington, D. CPenile Torts in the Courts2002
Fifth International Symposium on Sexual Mutilations, etc., Oxford University, Oxford, England, United KingdomSome Thoughts on Legal Remedies1998