Also known as Jim Painter

James Vance Painter

James Vance Painter

Medical Malpractice Attorney
Augusta, GA




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About Me

Jim practices in the area of general civil litigation, with an emphasis on medical malpractice defense. Managing partner of our Augusta office, Jim’s practice focuses on representing hospitals, physicians, nursing homes and other health care providers throughout Georgia and South Carolina. From pre-suit investigation through final judgment, Jim has obtained numerous medical malpractice defense...

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Client Reviews

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Jim Painter is highly recommended

Posted by: Jon almost 4 years ago.

Jim Painter is a very sharp attorney whose attention to detail gives him the advantage in litigation. I have been impressed with his ability to...

Medical Malpractice Claims Director

Posted by: E.S.R. almost 4 years ago.

This is an experienced and seasoned litigator that continually achieves fabulous results for his clients. On multiple occasions, this lawyer has...
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1994 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Brennan Wasden & Painter, LLC


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1994 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Georgia School of Law


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2014 Augusta: Medical Malpractice Law - "Lawyer of the Year"

Best Lawyers in America


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Co-Chair for Medical Malpractice Sub-Committee

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2011 "Deposition and Trial Testimony in 'Med Mal' Litigation: A Survival Guide For Young Lawyers and Their Clients."

American Bar Association's Health Law Litigation Volume 9, Number 2

2010 "Expertly Impeaching the Medical Expert."

American Bar Association's Health Law Litigation, Volume 9, Number 1

Speaking Engagements

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2013 "Handling Experts-Yours and Your Opponent's"

at Georgia State Bar Mid Year Meeting

2012 "Building Your Civil Trial Skills"

at Trial Skills

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