Liability Representative Cases:

Currid et al., v. DeKalb State Court Probation Dept., Supreme Court of Georgia, 285 Ga. 184 (2009)

Represented DeKalb County in a case involving wrongful death. Following a jury trial that resulted in a verdict for the Plaintiff’s estate, Wright successfully convinced the Georgia Supreme Court to overturn the jury verdict on sovereign immunity grounds.

Joan B. Hale v. Department of Transportation; State of Georgia, Superior Court of Macon County; Civil Action No.: 2003-CV-52-S

Represented Defendant in a case involving injuries sustained by Plaintiff in a car accident.

Strayhorn v. The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia; State of Georgia, State Court of Baldwin County; Civil Action File No.: 00-CV-2163-ST

Represented Defendant in claim alleging personal injury, negligence and loss of consortium as a result of Plaintiff’s slip and fall at a basketball game at Georgia College and State University.

Josephine Roberson and Charles Roberson v. The Department of Natural Resources, State of Georgia, Superior Court of Richmond County; Civil Action No.: 2002-RCCV-213

Represented Defendant in a case involving injuries sustained by Plaintiff in a car accident.

Michael Eulin v. Georgia Department of Corrections; State Court of Cobb County; Civil Action No. 04-A-6059-

Represented Defendant in a case alleging negligent supervision when Plaintiff was injured by a wood chipper while performing road work as an inmate.

Rhonda Jacobs and Eric Jacobs v. The Department of Transportation, State of Georgia, State Court of Bibb County; Civil Action No.: 53506

Represented Defendant in a case involving injuries sustained by Plaintiff in a car accident.

Nelson B. Dennis v. State of Georgia, Department of Transportation, State of Georgia, State Court of Fulton County; Civil Action No.: 04VS069794-A

Tried case resulting in jury verdict far below the amount demanded by Plaintiff during settlement negotiations and at trial.

Eva B. Griffin v. State of Georgia, Department of Transportation, State Court of Fulton County; Civil Action No.: 06VS092998E

Obtained award of attorneys’ fees against Plaintiff for failure to comply with the provisions of the Georgia Civil Procedure Act in a case alleging negligence on the part of a DOT HERO driver while changing Plaintiff’s tire.