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We’ve been protecting the financial future of personal injury victims throughout Georgia for decades by fighting for optimal compensation in every case.

PREMIER GEORGIA PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYS FIGHTING FOR YOUPast President, State Bar of Georgia, Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney

There are many excellent Georgia attorneys available to you. None can honestly claim to be the best for every case.

Ken Shigley is a “lawyer’s lawyer” frequently called upon by other lawyers to handle difficult cases, and by lawyers and judges to represent them personally.

An 8th generation Georgian and former State Bar president with 39 years’ experience, he knows his way around the state’s court system. He has a unique set of credentials for your case of wrongful death, or catastrophic brain, spinal cord, neck, burn or amputation injury. He is the only Georgia lawyer with this combination of qualifications:

Professional leadership
  • President, State Bar of Georgia (2011-12). Includes all lawyers and judges in Georgia.
  • Chair of largest practice area section of national organization of trial lawyers. (American Association for Justice Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway & Premises Liability Section, 2015-16)
  • Chair, Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Georgia board of trustees (2012-13)
  • American Bar Association House of Delegates (2012-13).
  • Georgia Judicial Nominating Commission included in “short list” of nominees for appointment to Georgia Court of Appeals (2012)
Results
  • Numerous verdicts and settlements in the millions of dollars
Highest peer ratings
  • “AV” (highest) rating in Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • “Super Lawyer” (Atlanta Magazine)
  • “Legal Elite” (Georgia Trend Magazine)
  • Avvo 10.0
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Double board certification
  • Certified Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Civil Pretrial Advocacy, National Board of Civil Pretrial Advocacy
Author & Teacher
  • Lead author – Georgia Law of Torts: Trial Preparation & Practice (West, 2010-16)
  • Chapter author – Handling Motor Vehicle Accident Cases (West, 2016 ed.)
  • Numerous articles in legal periodicals - Trial, Verdict and Georgia Bar Journal
  • Has taught other lawyers in continuing legal education programs throughout the US

If not the “right lawyers” for your case, we have access to a broad network of legal talent across Georgia and the United States, and may be able to find the right fit for you.

What Our Clients Are Saying
  • My family hired Ken after our parents were killed in a trucking accident in GA in 2013. We worked with Ken for 19 months before our case settled. During this time I thought Ken was outstanding. He was accessible to us at all times and maintained consistent communication... David U., Client, Vermont | Read More ›
  • He communicated well, was sensitive to our concerns and obtained an optimal outcome. I strongly recommend Ken Shigley to anyone going through this sort of thing.... John P., Client, California | Read More ›
  • He was awesome in explaining everything to us in detail and looked out for us with every step of the lawsuit. I would highly recommend him... Joan M., Client, Massachusetts | Read More ›
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