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David M. Van Sant

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Mr. Van Sant focuses his practice on representing individuals who have suffered injuries through the fault of others, including car and truck accidents, motorcycle wrecks, tractor trailer accidents, nursing home neglect and wrongful death cases.  Mr. Van Sant is an experienced trial lawyer who has received many accolades and has been nationally recognized as one of the best personal injury trial lawyers in the country.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Wrongful Death: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Trucking Accident: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Car Accident: 25%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-33%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

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Contact info

Van Sant Law, LLC

6095 Lake Forrest Dr NW, #250
#250
Atlanta, GA, 30328

Van Sant Law, LLC

123 Tribble Gap Road
Cumming, GA, 30040

Van Sant Law Offices

3780 Mansell Rd
Alpharetta, GA, 30022

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200307/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2016
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2016
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2016
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Client's ChoiceAvvo2015
Client's ChoiceAvvo2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Superb RatingAvvo2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Client Choice AwardAvvo2013
Client Choice AwardAvvo2012
Life MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Superb RatngAVVO2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2012
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2012
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Superb RatingAVVO2011
Top 1% AwardThe Car Accident Lawyer2011
YLD Leadership AcademyState Bar of Georgia2009
Jurisprudence Acheivement AwardLaw School2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyVan Sant Law2008 - Present
AttorneyDennis Corry Porter & Smith2005 - 2008
AttorneyMoore Ingram Johnson & Steele2003 - 2005
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A
Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
ACE Mentoring ProgramBoard of DirectorsN/A
Forsyth County Bar AssociationTreasurerN/A
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationChampion MemberN/A
Forsyth County Chamber of CommerceMemberN/A
South Forsyth Rotary ClubMemberN/A
Leadership ForsythMemberN/A
Forsyth County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Georgia Court of AppealsAdmittedN/A
Georgia Supreme CourtAdmittedN/A
11th Circuit Court of AppealsAdmittedN/A
United States District Court for the Northern District of GeorgiaMemberN/A
United States District Court for the Middle District of GeorgiaAdmittedN/A
Civil Justice FoundationChampion MemberN/A
Children Without A VoiceMember of Board of DirectorsN/A
Forsyth County Bar AssociationSecretaryN/A
Forsyth County Bar AssociationVice PresidentN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Adcox v. Atlanta Building Maintenance Cowon on summary judgment
Imm v. Chaney, 287 Ga. App. 606 (2007)favorable trial court decision uphelad by the court of appeals
Andrews v. Atlas Van Lines, Inc., 504 F.Supp.2d 1329 (N.D.Ga. 2007)prevailed on summary judgment
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
BookGeorgia Car Accident GuideN/A
Awarding Attorneys Fees under Georgia LawAwarding Attorneys Fees under Georgia LawN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Georgia, Kennesaw State UniversityBusiness AdministrationOther - Bachelors2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Small Business ConferenceImportance of UM coverage2011
Construction Industry SeminarMaterialmen and Mechanics Liens2010