Originally from the hills of West Virginia, Brian relocated to the "Good Life City" of Albany, Georgia in 2002. He attended West Virginia University, graduating cum laude in 1998 with a degree in Political Science. He earned his law degree from West Virginia University in 2002, where he served on law review and was admitted to the Order of the Coif.
Brian practices primarily in the areas of workers' compensation, premises liability, and auto liability defense. He is admitted to practice in all Georgia state courts, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Brian is also a registered mediator with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution.
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I endorse this lawyer. Brian works in the personal injury and workers compensation areas. He has shown great ability as a client advocate and serves his clients very well. He is one of the best writers in the state of Georgia which is very critical in representing clients.
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|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2002||11/27/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Southwest Georgia's 40 under 40||Albany Herald||2012|
|Attorney||Hall Booth Smith & Slover, PC||2005 - Present|
|Attorney||Gardner, Willis, Sweat & Handelman, LLP||2002 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|Dougherty Circuit Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||BETTER LATE THAN NEVER: GA Supreme Court reverses last summer’s COA decision which threatened to render WC statutes of limitation meaningless||2016|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||Distinguishing Between Fictional New Accidents, Changes In Condition, And Super-Added Injuries||2015|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Gets Hurt: The Compensability of Recreational and Social Accidents in Georgia||2014|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||Court of Appeals Decision Highlights the Challenges in Establishing a Successful Notice Defense||2014|
|US Law||Georgia Workers’ Compensation Compendium of Law||2014|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||Welcome Changes to Georgia’s Return to Work Statute Now in Effect||2013|
|HBS Workers' Compensation Blog||Fictional New Injury vs. Change In Condition: A New Standard or Still a Blurry Line?||2012|
|West Virginia University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|West Virginia University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|