also known as Miguel Castro
Miguel was born in Daytona Beach, Florida and grew up in Jacksonville, Florida where he graduated from Bishop Kenny High School. From there, Miguel attended Florida State University where he majored in Political Science and minored in Philosophy. After graduating from FSU, Miguel moved to Atlanta and attended John Marshall Law School. While in law school, Miguel was a member of John Marshall’s mock trial team and competed multiple times in the William Daniels and AAJ mock trial competitions. Miguel also worked full-time at The Issa Law Firm as a law clerk.
Miguel graduated from John Marshall Law School after only two and a half years. After successfully passing the Georgia Bar, Miguel joined The Issa Law Firm, P.C., and specializes in personal injury and civil litigation.
As a Plaintiff’s trial lawyer, Miguel seeks justice for people who have been injured or killed in motor vehicle collisions, tractor-trailer wrecks, DUI auto wrecks, and premises liability situations.
$4,000,000 FROM TRACTOR-TRAILER WRECK. Client was injured when a tractor-trailer crashed into the rear of Client's stopped vehicle at 55 MPH. Client fully recovered. A lawsuit was filed against the trucking company, who denied responsibility for the wreck and the Client's injuries, and alleged that the Client's treatment expenses were unreasonable and too expensive. Case settled in-between pre-trial motions hearings.
$3,700,000 JURY VERDICT + $700,000 ATTORNEYS' FEES. Client was injured when another vehicle turned left at an intersection. The at-fault driver's auto insurer failed to pay their insured's $25,000 policy limit on four (4) separate occasions, despite the the severity of the wreck and Client's injuries.
$2,750,000 FROM TRACTOR-TRAILER WRECK. Client was injured when a semi-truck crashed into the Client’s broken-down vehicle despite Client's hazard lights being visible from over a football field away.
+ $1,200,000 FROM MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION. Client was injured when a commercial/company truck crashed into the Client's vehicle.
+ $1,100,000 FROM MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION. Client was injured when a commercial/company truck crashed into the Client's vehicle..
$995,626.55 FROM MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION. Client was injured when the driver of her vehicle crashed into 3 other vehicles.
$900,000 FOR BURN VICTIM. Client suffered 2nd and 3rd degree burns when a licensed professional negligently lit a candle.
$400,000 FROM MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION. Client was injured when the at-fault driver ran a red light and crashed into Client's vehicle.
$350,000 FROM MOTORCYCLE COLLISION. Client was injured when another motorist hit Client's motorcycle and drove away from the scene.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
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Miguel is a true plaintiff's advocate. Having worked with Miguel on several cases I have seen first hand his attention to detail and zealous representation of those in need. Miguel is an expert litigator, and excels at winning top-value for his clients.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2012||02/04/2017|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||N/A|
|Fulton County Daily Report||Gwinnett Jury Awards $3.7M in Car Wreck Case||2015|
|John Marshall (Atlanta)||Law||Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Florida State University||Political Science||Bachelor of Science||N/A|