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Michael George Kaufman

Car accident Attorney at Atlanta, GA

4.9   48 reviews

also known as Michael Kaufman

  • Licensed for 8 years
    State GA
    Acquired 2015
    Status
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    30%
    A car or motorcycle wreck is a life-altering event that can change you- injuring both body and mind. You will have many decisions to make after the accident. One of the first should be which lawyer to choose. You have many to choose from, but this decision will be the most important you make. An experienced effective attorney can get you a settlement that will recover your lost wages and medical bills and also compensate you for pain and suffering.

  2. Personal injury
    25%
    We have been representing the injured in Georgia for more than 35 years. We handle all types of injury cases, from car/truck wrecks to slip/falls, on the job injuries, shootings, stabbings, assaults, etc. Put our experience to work for you and get the medical treatment you need and the compensation you deserve.

  3. Slip and fall accident
    25%
    Property owners have a responsibility to maintain their property safe from hazards. If they do not, and hazards are present, there is a chance that you may be hurt while on their property. We have represented thousands of personal injury clients and have seen how devastating accidents can be. You deserve to be reasonably protected from harm while shopping, entering a business, or visiting a store.

  4. Trucking accident
    10%
    A truck wreck is a life-altering event that can change you- injuring both body and mind. You will have many decisions to make after the accident. One of the first should be which lawyer to choose. You have many to choose from, but this decision will be the most important you make. An experienced effective attorney can get you a settlement that will recover your lost wages and medical bills and also compensate you for pain and suffering.

  5. Wrongful death
    10%
    We handle wrongful death cases resulting from medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, car and truck wrecks, birth injuries, shootings, stabbings, etc. Losing a loved one is devastating. If someone else is to blame, let us help get the justice you deserve.

As an Atlanta native, Attorney Michael Kaufman is passionate about helping injured victims throughout Georgia. Michael understands the challenges that injury victims and their families face after an incident, and uses a client-based approach to deal with those challenges head-on. Michael is well known for his keen knowledge of the law and strong intuition. He uses these skills to achieve the best possible results for each individual client, including numerous 6 and 7 figure results. After earning his degree at the University of Georgia, Michael attended Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law, where he earned his Juris Doctorate. During law school, he held leadership positions in numerous associations, including the American Bar Association, the Mercer Trial Lawyers Association, and the Student Bar Association. Michael also served as student law clerk to the former cheif justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia. Michael is now the managing attorney at Kaufman Law, where his determination and skill serve his clients in their most trying times. Michael cares deeply about the citizens of Georgia, and refuses to let big insurance companies kick them around. For that reason, he fights hard for his clients to recover for their losses and make them whole again. 

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Location

Kaufman Law, P.C.
12 Beck Street
Atlanta, GA, 30318

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Reviews

4.9 / 5.0
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Posted by Nakeisha | May 31, 2024
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Experience
I was very pleased with the service I received at Kaufman Law! After my car accident, Monika and Michael gave me excellent advice, and often clearly communicated updates on my case. I really appreciate the attention to detail and not feeling like another number in their system. I was given an amazing amount of personalized service. It was also really nice being able to communicate directly with Michael. In the end, I was able to receive a fair settlement without the hassle of handling the details myself. I would definitely recommend this firm to anyone that is looking for a solid accident attorney!
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Posted by Quinisha | May 16, 2024
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Great experience
Michael Kauffman is an amazing attorney. He provided me personal contact phone number so I was able to reach him when needed. He was very responsive whenever I called or texted. He provided me information on how things are handled and what to expect. Overall great experience with this law firm. I also want to say how helpful Monika the paralegal was as well. Whenever I had any questions Monika and Michael were there to provide explanations and provide me a better understanding.
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Posted by Logan | March 6, 2024
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Thanks!!
I had a great experience working with Michael Kaufman and Monika Baez. Monika responded fast when I reached out to her! I definitely recommend!
Posted by Marcus | March 6, 2024
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| Hired Attorney
Thanks!!
I have heard so many horror stories concerning finding a good law firm. But I must say, I have nothing to add to those horror stories. paralegal Ana Galindo and Attorney Michael Kaufman have been supportive from the beginning to the end. Look forward to working with them again!
Posted by Delilah | January 9, 2024
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| Hired Attorney
Great firm
My sister referred me to this law firm from when she used them years ago. Everything was great from the jump. I first started working with Melissa Barfield who was able to answer all of my questions and concerns until I was assigned my attorney and paralegal. From there I worked with Monika Baez and Michael Kaufman and the communication was top tier. From calls to texts, Monika was great responding to me even with the busy holidays at the end of the year and she worked hard to make sure the settlement was done right before Christmas and I was grateful for that. And even with the settlement done, they let me know I could reach out whenever and I can send them my new insurance policy for them to check just to make sure I have a good policy. I would recommend them to anyone. It feels good to know the Kaufman Lawfirm had the best interest of my family and I.
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Posted by Juanita | January 2, 2024
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Mr. Kaufman and his paralegal Monika are the Best.
Mr. Kaufman and his paralegal Monika has worked very hard to get me the maximum amount possible. They both keep Me in close contact and let me know what was to be expected!
Posted by George | June 14, 2023
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Outstanding Service
Attorney Kaufman and his team exceeded my expectations time and time again. Their communication was thorough and made a frustrating situation easier to deal with. Ana was a tremendous value add and made sure I was up to date every step of the way.
Posted by Fatima Kinsey | May 22, 2023
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Wonderful
Micheal was a wonderful help , he was a great attorney he takes time out to explain step by step your case carefully he also takes time of his day to travel and check in on his clients. He also would fight 110% for his clients as well! I would HIGHLY recommend him and his staff
Posted by Chris Prioleau | April 12, 2023
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Kaufman Law Places your Mind at Ease
This law firm will put your mind at ease. Allow you to sit in the back seat and let them drive. They have worked quickly and efficiently to expedite my case. Answered all of my questions in a timely matter. Monika Baez, Ana Galindo my paralegals and Attorney Michael Kaufman explained every detail of my case and kept me updated as they received information. The communication with this firm was not only by emails or text messages they called and spoke with you which was a personal touch. If your in need of a Personal Injury Law Firm, Kaufman Law should be your first call and I promise you it will be your only call.
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Posted by Donavin | January 28, 2023
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Review
in the beginning of 2022 I was involved in a horrible accident by another driver, where I was referred to Kaufman law, and their paralegal team and lawyers took care of me and made me feel like they took my case to the extreme and highest priority definitely recommend 10 out of 10
Posted by Brittney | January 10, 2023
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TOP 10 LAWYER OF GEORGIA
To keep it simple, Michael G. Kaufman and Monika Baez were not only superbly professional and competent, they really cared.   Usually when you need a lawyer that deals in resolving a personal injury matter you are in a stressful situation. This was the case for me. When I first spoke with Michael and his assistant Monika they listened to me,they gathered information regarding the case and then they explained the options and my odds of having a favorable outcome in easy to understand language. They explained the fess they would get and the possibility of having to reimburse the insurance company, this was so that I were well informed.   During the process, Monika, aka superwoman, kept me informed of the progress of the case and when and what would be happening each step of the way. She went above and beyond the call of duty and spoke with me frequently to ensure I understood what was going, or to gather a signatures or just to check in on me. She is truly remarkable. In my opinion, Kaufman Law, P.C.’s endless client care and attention to detail made my recovery less stressful and the settlement they negotiated with all parties was well above my expectations. I highly recommend them to anyone who wants premier legal coverage and assistance in trying times following personal injuries. So, if you are in need of a good, extremely kind, and exceptionally competent lawyer you should hire the lawyers at The Law Office of Kaufman Law, P.C.
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Posted by Akiri | July 20, 2022
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The Best in Atlanta
Kaufman Law has been nothing but helpful during my entire settlement process! Michael Kaufman & Ana Galindo took their time and handled our case excellently, wouldn’t have asked for anything better.
Posted by Ryann | June 28, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
Motor vehicle accident
I contacted Kaufman Law after being hit an intersection. My brother found their information and provided it to me. After the police report was created I reached out to Kaufman Law to see what my next steps should be. Everyone was very kind and detailed with instructions. They assisted in finding me a chiropractor for my injuries sustained from the accident as well as consulted with the insurance company of the other driver when they would not cooperate with us. Kaufman checked in regularly to see how I felt physically and mentally. If I ever had a question someone from Kaufman would reply within 72 hours (24hrs most of the time). Kaufman often sent paperwork that questioned my satisfaction with my attorney and ways I could improve their services and I was always pleased with the way my case was handled. I would absolutely hire Kaufman Law again and recommend them to anyone in need of a competent, caring lawyer.
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Posted by Armando | June 4, 2022
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Vehicle accident
Was involved in a vehicle accident where they hit me. This being my first accident I didn’t know what to do or who to call but I’m glad I called Kauffman Law Firm! Not only did they help me with my appointments but they also asked on how I was doing from my mental and physical health. Thank you once again Michael Kauffman (attorney) and Ana Galindo (paralegal)!!!
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Posted by Nadya | June 3, 2022
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Truck accident
Michael Kaufman and Monika are the best. They answered all my questions and helped my dad in his case. We are very happy with the result. I highly recommend.
Posted by Matt | December 10, 2021
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Personal Injury Case Review
Kaufman Law was super helpful in helping me settle my car accident injury case. Mr. Kaufman did a great job at negotiating with the insurance company to get me the best settlement I believe I could get as well as Monika Baez (paralegal) helped throughout the process to keep me informed and helped navigate the whole process with the insurance companies. I could not imagine doing it without both of them. The value they bring with their expertise and professionalism saves a major headache in a stressful situation! I highly recommend Kaufman Law for your personal injury case needs!
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Posted by Yonatan | September 28, 2021
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If you want an attorney that will be there for u and be trustworthy and get u what u deserve I recommend Michael George Kaufman. I would recommend Michael to everyone who gets in a car accident and wants what they are owed.
Posted by Essence | July 21, 2021
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Excellent Results
Michael and Ana were fantastic and a pleasure to work with on my pedestrian accident case! Everything was handled in a professional and timely manner and the level of communication and expertise was outstanding. Highly recommended!
Posted by Ashley | May 12, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Would recommend as personal injury lawyer
Michael and Monika took very good care of us after our personal injury due to a car wreck. They kept us in the loop and made sure we knew what was going on with our case. They really made an effort to check in on how our physical therapy was going and made us feel like we were valued clients. I would definitely use them again.
Posted by Jeffery | April 28, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Would recommend as a personal injury lawyer
I’m very pleased with how Michael handled my case and the outcome. My girlfriend and I were involved in a rear-end collision which totaled her car and cause great injury to her and myself. Michael and Monika were with us every step in our recovery and then made sure we got the money we deserved! Would 100% use them again.
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Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 33%-45%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Kaufman Law, P.C.
  • 2015 - Present
  • Law Clerk
  • Malone Law Office
  • 2014 - 2014
  • Summer Law Clerk
  • Supreme Court Of Georgia
  • 2013 - 2013
  • Intern
  • District Attorney's Office, Western Judicial Circuit
  • 2011 - 2011
  • Intern
  • Supreme Court Of Georgia
  • 2010 - 2010
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Education

  • Mercer University-W. George L.S.
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2015
  • University of Georgia
  • BS - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2011

Sample of Legal Cases

  • High-Speed Collision
  • $1,250,000
  • Rideshare Accident
  • $450,000
  • Low Speed Automobile Collision
  • $500,000
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Associations

  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Board Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Student Bar Association
  • Former ABA Chair
  • 2012 - 2015
  • Mercer Trial Lawyers Association
  • Former President
  • 2012 - 2015
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2024
  • LEAD Class of 2019 - 2020
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2019
  • Excellence For The Future Award
  • CALI
  • 2015
  • Outstanding Legal Writing
  • Mercer University W. George L.S. Faculty
  • 2013
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Speaking Engagements

  • Mercer Law School
  • Becoming A Lawyer
  • 2017

Attorney endorsements

Received (8)
Given (7)
Endorse Michael
Car accident Attorney | May 12
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Michael is one of the most client-oriented lawyers I have ever had the pleasure of working with. He has an unshakeable dedication and commitment to seek justice for his clients and their families. I have witnessed his passion and enthusiasm for his clients; and I am inspired by his diligence and zeal. He is a true advocate!"
Personal injury Attorney | May 12
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"Michael is currently managing our pre-litigation department. He is a caring and compassionate lawyer who always puts his clients first. With Michael at the helm, our clients have been consistently satisfied with their representation."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I've known Michael since law school and have worked on several cases together. He is a caring advocate for his clients, he is well-respected in the legal community, and I regularly rely on his advice. I would not hesitate to recommend him for any type of personal injury case."
Personal injury Attorney | Nov 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Michael and I have worked on several cases together. Michael's knowledge, experience, persuasive story-telling, credibility, and relentless work ethic make him an excellent advocate both outside of and in the courtroom. I would highly recommend Michael to family, friends, and other lawyers."
Personal injury Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Michael Kaufman is an outstanding advocate and counselor of the law. I am honored to call him a fellow colleague and friend. I highly recommend his legal services. Michael is always available to lend a listening ear or a helping hand. He gets the job done."
Personal injury Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Michael is fantastic lawyer that genuinely cares for his clients. I have worked with his firm on several occasions and Michael’s clients are always full of praise for him. Without a doubt, he fights hard for his clients. I, wholeheartedly, recommend this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | May 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I've known Michael since law school and have had the opportunity to watch him in the courtroom. I absolutely endorse Michael for his zealous representation of clients in the personal injury arena. He works tirelessly to achieve the best result possible for each and every one of his clients and is a fine lawyer."
Car accident Attorney | Apr 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He has clients that have written reviews regarding their representation. He is passionate about his clients which will serve him well in his career."
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