National Partner and President of The Cochran Firm, founded by the legendary Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr. The Cochran Firm is one of the nation’s largest personal injury, medical malpractice and consumer law firms with some of the most aggressive personal injury attorneys, known for their tireless and effective legal representation. Tried over 100 cases to verdict with verdicts and settlements on behalf of injury victims and consumers in excess of $1Billion. Authored and lectured on medical professional liability issues, complex litigation matters, including class action and mass tort litigation. Served as a mediator in hundreds of litigated matters.
Professional recognitions include:
+"Top 100 Lawyers" in the state of Georgia-National Trial Lawyers Association (2011-2020).
+AV Preeminent* rating-Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (1989-2020).
+Charter Fellow-Litigation Counsel of America (2007-2020).
+Men Looking Ahead News Magazine 2011 annual "Power List of Georgia's Most Powerful and Influential Lawyers".
+Super Lawyers Magazine list of Georgia Super Lawyers (2007-2020).
+Inducted into the Gate City Bar Association Hall of Fame (2011).
+Inducted as a Fellow into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (2012).
+Clarence Darrow Award during the Mass Torts Made Perfect Conference (2014).
+The National Bar Association Maynard H. Jackson, Jr. Legacy Award (2014).
+The Best Lawyers in America 2015 Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and in the 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 editions for his work in the areas of Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs and Products Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs. In 2019 named “Lawyer of the Year" Products Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs - in Atlanta.
+President of the National Trial Lawyers (2015)
+National Board of Complex Litigation Lawyers-National Board of Trial Advocacy (2017)
+Inducted into The Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame (2018)
+LAWDRAGON 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyer Guide (2019)