I obtained my law degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in... more
I obtained my law degree from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. I beganmy legal career practicing general civil litigation during which time I obtained significant experience in Georgia's Magistrate, State and Superior Courts. Subsequently,I focused my practice on workers' compensation and joined a prestigious workers' compensation law firm in Atlanta, durin... view profile
Growing up as oldest of four children on the plains of the Midwest I didn't have any... more
Growing up as oldest of four children on the plains of the Midwest I didn't have any lawyers in my family and it was a challenge making a career choice in law. I knew I wanted to help people and I felt a career in law gave me the best opportunity to help others. I made the decision to hang my shingle out and open my practice in the South because I have always had an admiration for people, such... view profile
After working for four years for the insurance companies, I realized that my talents... more
After working for four years for the insurance companies, I realized that my talents would be better suited towards helping injured workers. That skill and knowledge from working for the insurance companies has proven very valuable to my representation of the inured workers. I am familiar with the defense tactics and can use that to your advantage. Nearly 10 years ago, I expanded my practice... view profile
If you are an employee who has been injured or disabled on the job, you may require the services of a workers' compensation lawyer. Usually administered at the state level, workers' compensation can include weekly wage payments, money for financial losses due to the injury, and paid medical expenses. If an employee is killed on the job, then his family can receive the workers' compensation. Workers' compensation lawyers interpret workers' compensation laws and can help if you have a job-related injury.