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        Michael Wilensky represents people in the State of Georgia who have been killed through wrongful death, or with catastrophic injuries to the brain, spinal cord, back, neck, burn, or amputation arising from car, truck, premises and defective product incidents in Georgia. He also represents injury victims in matters of chiropractic malpractice, wrongful prescriptions, nursing home negligence and civil assaults.

         In 2015, Michael was recognized by Martindale-Hubbell as an AV Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 Preeminent Attorney. In 2013, 2014 and 2015 he was recognized as one of the Legal Elite by Georgia Trend Magazine. Michael received his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law and is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Legislative Committee, State Bar of Georgia, American Association of Justice, Atlanta Bar Association, Georgia Personal Injury Group, and the Anti-Defamation League Southeast Regional Board of Directors, and is an Arbitrator for the State Bar of Georgia Fee Arbitration Program. Michael Wilensky can be reached at 678-791-1725.






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Practice areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 20%
  2. Car Accident: 20%
  3. Brain Injury: 20%
  4. Trucking Accident: 20%
  5. Personal Injury: 20%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

21 total 

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  • David Michael Schnipper

    Michael is a smart and knowledgeable attorney. But even more important, he works hard and is dedicated to his clients and their cases. He is passionate about winning and making sure all of his clients are able to fully comprehend their legal situations. I would confidently recommend Michael and his firm to handle any personal injury case.


    David Schnipper Criminal defense Attorney
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  • James Martin Roth

    Mr. Wilensky is a great lawyer that fights to protect his client’s rights. He is passionate about helping others and strives to exceed his client’s expectations. His tireless work ethic enables him to maximize his time and afford his clients the time and consideration they deserve. I would not hesitate to recommend Michael or his services in the area of personal injury or trucking litigation.I endorse this lawyer.


    James Roth Car accident Attorney
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Contact info

Michael S. Wilensky, LLC

One Atlanta Plaza
950 East Paces Ferry Rd., NE, Suite 1625
Atlanta, GA, 30326


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200908/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2015
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2014
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2013
Lieutenant Colonel, Aide De Camp Governor's StaffGovernor Nathan Deal2012
Phi Eta Sigma National Honor SocietyPhi Eta Sigma National Honor Society2005
Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor SocietyDelta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society2005
Delta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor SocietyDelta Epsilon Iota Academic Honor Society2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMichael S. Wilensky, LLC2011 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Firm of Kathy McArthur2010 - 2011
AttorneyLefkoff, Rubin & Gleason, LLC2009 - 2010
Intern to the Honorable Richard D. BennettUnited States District Court for the District Court of Maryland2007 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Anti-Defamation LeagueBoard Member of the Southeast Regional Board of Directors2015 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Legislative CommitteeCommittee Member2013 - Present
Rotary InternationalMember2013 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Georgia Bar YLD Public Interest Internship Program CommitteeCommittee Member2013 - Present
GAPI - Georgia Personal Injury groupMember2011 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Anti-Defamation League Glass Leadership InstituteCommittee Member2014 - 2014
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Car Wreck - Head on Collision - Uden v. Ke$160,000.00 Settlement
Car Wreck - Ran Red Light - Kistow v. WestphalINSURANCE POLICY LIMITS SETTLEMENT
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Publication nameTitleDate
AAJ TrialTen Social Media Warnings For Clients - And One Caveat2016
American Association for Justice (AAJ)Ten Social Media Warnings For Clients - And One Caveat2016
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of GeorgiaJournalism and Mass CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual MeetingClosing Argument at Trial2015
JNA MeetingHow to protect yourself after a motor vehicle collision.2014
Rotary ClubEnd Distracted Driving2013
North Springs High SchoolEnd Distracted Driving2013
Catholic Church of St. Ann Youth MinistryEnd Distracted Driving2013