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Mia Ilene-Beth Frieder is the author of two books which have been the subject of accredited seminars in Georgia and throughout the southeast including Alabama and Tennessee. Mia has been a featured speaker at Bridge the Gap, a required seminar for all new members of the Georgia Bar for over a decade, and spoken at the national level at the annual convention for the American Association for Justice on the topic of Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer. In addition to her books, Mia has authored numerous articles which have been published nationally.

Mia has been active with the State Bar of Georgia, serving on the Executive Council of the Younger Lawyers Division for 1992-93, 1993-94, and founded the Lawyers in Practice committee for which she received an Award of Merit in 1992-93. Mia also served on the Communications Committee and was appointed by Senator Max Cleveland to serve on the Judicial Nominations Committee for the Northern District of Georgia.


Mia I. Frieder was recently appointed the Chair of the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus for 2014-15 for the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the statewide organization for plaintiff trial lawyers. She is also continuing to serve on the Editorial Board of the Verdict, the official publication for GTLA


Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 34%
  2. Litigation: 33%
  3. Personal Injury: 33%



Contingent (33-45%)

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  • Jennifer Suzanne Ivey

    Mia is a sharp-witted Atlanta attorney who will take your case the distance. She has published many resources, including articles and books, which shows her commitment to the profession and her intellectual ability. I strongly recommend Mia as a well-respected litigation attorney.


    Jennifer Ivey Personal injury Attorney
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Contact info

3379 Peachtree Rd., NE
Suite 760
Atlanta, GA, 30326


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199108/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Award of MeritState Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division1992
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates ForumN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHilley & Frieder2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rue Ratings Best AttorneysCharter member2014 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationEditorial Board, Verdict2013 - Present
Atlanta Legal SocietyN/A2013 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2012 - Present
American Society of Legal AdvocatesN/A2012 - Present
Georgia Association for Women LawyersHIstorian2012 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2000 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationChair, Women's Trial Lawyer Caucus2014 - 2015
National Association of Personal Injury LawyersTop 10 personal injury attorneys2014 - 2015
Publication nameTitleDate
The Verdict, Journal of Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationThe Power of Pesuasion2014
VerdictBook Review (Column)2014
The Verdict, Journal of Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationAssessing Third Party Injury Claims2013
Trial MagazineGood Samaritan Statute2011
Trial MagazineWhen Time is Running Out (Misdiagnosis)2001
Book, The Harrison CompanySolo and Small Firm Success1998
Trial MagazineHow to Handle a Failure to Diagnose Breast Cancer Case1996
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
GTLA Holiday SeminarMastering Presentations2013
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationTrial Lawyer: Managing Practice and Family2013
Bridge the GapGetting and Keeping Clients2000
Annual ConventionFailure to Diagnose Breast Cancer2000
Bridge the GapGetting and Keeping Clients1999
Seminar on bookSolo and Small Firm Success1998
Bridge the GapGetting and Keeping Clients1998
Medical Malpractice InstituteUpdate of Law1997