Skip to main content
Merlyn Butler Dodson

Merlyn Butler Dodson

also known as Lyn Dodson, Lyn B. Dodson

About me

Photos and videos

464135 1328054048

Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 70%
  2. Personal Injury: 30%



Contingent (20-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Scott Marshall Williamson

    I have known Lyn for years. She's an excellent lawyer and a great person. She has had significant trial success. Her clients are in good hands....


    Scott Williamson Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • No photo

    I have recommended my own clients to Lyn with great confidence. She is an excellent attorney.


    Leslie Brock Mesothelioma & Asbestos Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Katz Stepp Wright & Fleming LLC

945 E Paces Ferry Rd NE
Suite 2250
Atlanta, GA, 30326


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200401/14/2016
MSAuthorized to practice law199801/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Georgia Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2014
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2014
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerKatz Stepp Wright & Fleming, LLC2007 - Present
AssociateSwift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP2005 - 2007
AssociateCopeland Cook Taylor & Bush1999 - 2005
Law ClerkSupreme Court of Mississippi1999 - 1999
Law ClerkMississippi Court Of Appeals1998 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
DeKalb County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Mississippi State BarMember1998 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Rx for the DefenseA Practicing Attorney's Guide to the Fifth Circuit's "Common Defense" Rule2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
National Institute of Trial AdvocacyN/AGraduate2003
University of Mississippi School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of MississippiEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Take Me Out to the CourthouseTorts2007
Helping Your Trial Lawyer Win: Essential Trial Preparation & Techniques for Paralegals in GeorgiaDemonstrative Evidence2006
Extreme Makeover: Georgia Tort Reform EditionPersonal Injury2005