David Currie is an instrument-rated private pilot, motorcyclist, and a veteran of the United States Army Special Forces. He is the father of four sons. Mr. Currie received his undergraduate education at the University of Georgia and Georgia State University and his law school education at the University of Georgia. In law school, he was awarded the Order of Barristers for excellence in courtroom advocacy and was the winner of the Richard Russell Moot Court Competition.
He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Florida Bar, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the National Crime Victim Bar Association, and the Atlanta Bar Association. He has earned the top "AV" rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Mr. Currie has practiced law for over 30 years in the state and federal courts of Georgia and Florida in the areas of tort and insurance litigation representing plaintiffs, defendants, and insurance companies in a wide variety of cases. He is a registered Arbitrator and Civil Mediator. He has successfully tried, arbitrated, and negotiated the settlement of hundreds of wrongful death, personal injury, and insurance coverage cases and has been lead counsel in over 150 jury trials.
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David is a gentleman lawyer of the old school - intelligent, courteous, and quite sharp. We opposed each other in a class action case that lasted 10 years. Dave matched me step for step along the way; to be honest, always remained one step ahead of me. He is smart and aggressive, but also was polite and courteous. And, as a man, I saw him once give up his seat on a flight on which we both were traveling, to a young lady trying to fly standby for a relative"s funeral. In short, Dave is a top notch lawyer combined with an impressive character.
Roger Orlando Personal injury Attorney
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I have known Dave for nearly twenty years. He is a superb litigator, representative and advocate for those who have been injured by the negligence or intentional wrong-doing of others. He has great heart and dedication to deliver for his clients, every time.
Mark Bullman Civil rights Attorney
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||1979||11/27/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Order of Barristers||University of Georgia School of Law||1977|
|Winner, Richard B. Russel Moot Court Competition||University of Georgia School of Law||1976|
|Dean's List||Georgia State University||1975|
|Dean's List||Georgia State University||1974|
|Dean's List||Georgia State University||1973|
|Founder and Partner||The Currie Firm||2013 - Present|
|Partner||Glaser, Currie & Bullman, LLP||1999 - 2013|
|Partner||David S. Currie, P.C.||1997 - 1999|
|Partner||Gray, Gilliland & Gold||1985 - 1997|
|Associate||Gray, Gillilliland & Gold||1982 - 1985|
|Partner||Barwick, Caldwell & Currie||1981 - 1982|
|Associate||Bradford, Williams, McKay, Kimbrell, Hamann & Jennings||1978 - 1981|
|Medic||United States Army Special Forces||1970 - 1972|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Crime Victim Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|American Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|Georgia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|Permanant Nerve Damage, Decreased Arm Strength||$1.05 million settlement|
|Product liability - Amputation||$1.45 million settlement|
|Quadriplegia - Mismarked Pool Depth||$765,000 verdict|
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|University of Georgia School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1978|
|Georgia State University, Atlanta||English Literature||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1975|
|University of Georgia||English literature||N/A||N/A|