PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY BERT HUMMEL
Bert has spent his entire career providing zealous advocacy for his clients and he has been recognized annually as one of the top lawyers in Georgia by his peers. Bert handles a variety of personal injury cases across Georgia including car accidents, trucking accident and injury cases, workers compensation and work-place injury cases, slip and falls, trip and falls, negligent security cases, wrongful death, and daycare injury cases. Bert has been recognized by Super Lawyers magazine, Best Lawyers Magazine, Atlanta Magazine, Georgia Trend, and the Daily Report as one of the top rising stars in the Georgia legal community.
Prior to joining the firm, Bert was a partner at a large AM Law 100 firm where he represented insurance companies, businesses, and employers, and he knows firsthand how these at-fault parties evaluate and defend cases. Bert knows first-hand how insurance companies and corporations defend personal injury claims and he uses that knowledge, expertise, and gameplan to get the maximum results for his clients. Understanding how the other side will evaluate and defend against your case provides Bert with an advantage in the courtroom and in negotiations so that he is able to get clients what they deserve in a quick and efficient manner.
Bert grew up in Alpharetta, Georgia, and graduated from Milton High School where he played basketball and held leadership positions. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia where he earned a bachelor’s degree in political science. After working at the State Capitol and serving on the executive team for non-profit organizations, Bert obtained his Juris Doctor degree form Mercer University School of Law where he served as Vice-President of the Student Bar Association and was inducted into the Order of the Barristers for his oral advocacy accomplishments.
Bert is admitted to practice in every court in Georgia including the Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Georgia. He is also barred in the Supreme Court of the United States.
In his spare time, Bert enjoys playing basketball, golf, cheering on the Dawgs and Atlanta’s sports teams, and spending time with his wife, two young daughters, and Great Dane.
HONORS / AWARDS / LEADERSHIP
State Bar of Georgia – 74th President of the Young Lawyers Division (2020-2021)
State Bar of Georgia – Executive Committee Member (2019 – present)
State Bar of Georgia – Vice-Chair Bench and Bar Committee (2021 – present)
Chief Justice’s Commission on Professionalism (2020-2021)
State Bar of Georgia Disciplinary Board: (2019-2020 & 2021-2022)
Cobb County Bar Association – President of Young Lawyers Division (2016-2017)
Cobb County Bar Association – Board of Trustees (2016 – 2017)
Cobb County Bar Association – Ross Adams Top Young Lawyer (2016 – 2017)
Daily Report: On the Rise 30 Under 30 (2017)
Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2018 – present
Atlanta Magazine Rising Starts: 2018 – present
Georgia Trend Magazine Legal Elite: 2020
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch: 2020 – present