Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Atlanta, GeorgiaHall & Lampros, LLP
Attorney Andrew Lampros is a Partner at Hall & Lampros, LLP in Atlanta. A top-rated trial attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience, Mr. Lampros represents the rights and interests of plaintiff clients throughout the greater Atlanta metro region, surrounding areas of North Georgia, Tennessee as well as across the country, who have legal needs involving any of the following:
· Motorcycle Accidents
· Police Misconduct
· Civil Rights
· Wrongful death
· Tractor-trailer and automobile accidents
· Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) issues
· Railroad Accidents
· Wage & Hour / Unpaid Overtime
· Fair Labor Standards Act
· Consumer fraud
· Civil rights violations
· Negligent security
· Nursing home and assisted living abuse and neglect
· Insurance bad faith
· Business torts
· Commercial litigation
Throughout the course of his career, Mr. Lampros has achieved considerable success advocating on behalf of those victimized by another party's negligent, careless or unlawful actions, including numerous settlements and other awards in excess of $1 million.
He helped secure a settlement of more than $7 million for the surviving family of a worker killed in a chemical plant explosion, and in 2022 he secured a record $4.8 million settlement for the widow of a Black man who was shot and killed by a Georgia State Patrol trooper during what began as a routine traffic stop. He also obtained a verdict of over $2.9 million for a railroad worker injured on the job.
Mr. Lampros has earned many awards and honors, including designation from the National Association of Distinguished Counsel as being among the Nation's Top One Percent. He has also received numerous positive reviews and referrals from satisfied clients.
Mr. Lampros obtained his Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1999, and he was admitted to the Tennessee bar that same year. He received his license to practice from the State Bar of Georgia in 2000, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Georgia, the Eastern District of Tennessee, as well as the Georgia Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Georgia. He is admitted to practice in the Federal Courts of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado.
Active in his legal community, Mr. Lampros is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the State Bar of Tennessee and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
Practice areasPersonal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Civil Rights, Employment & Labor: Employee, Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Police Misconduct, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Race Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Trucking Accidents, Wage & Hour Laws, Wrongful Death
- 30% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 30% Civil Rights
- 20% Employment & Labor: Employee
- 20% Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
First Admitted: 1999, Georgia
Professional Webpage: https://www.hallandlampros.com/about-our-firm/andrew-lampros...
- Supreme Court of Georgia
- U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
- U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia
- Court of Appeals of Georgia
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee
- All Tennessee Trial and Appellate Courts
- State Bar of Georgia
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
- Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys
- American Association of Justice
- Georgia state courts, 2000
- Tennessee state courts, 1999
- Wake Forest University School of Law, 1999
- Admitted to practice law in the State of Tennessee, 1999
- Recognized by Georgia Trend magazine as one of "The Best Lawyers in Georgia" in personal injury litigation., Georgia Trend's Legal Elite - Personal Injury, https://www.georgiatrend.com/2018/12/01/georgia-trend-2018-legal-elite/, 2018
- Mr. Lampros was recognized as an "Attorney to Watch" by Attorney at Law magazine, which wrote a profile about his numerous family members and ancestors who practiced law and how he would take the bus after school to the local courthouse in north Georgia to watch his great uncle try cases. Mr. Lampros began his legal career handling insurance disputes, and soon carved out a niche in civil rights, employment law, personal injury, wrongful death, amputation, traffic accidents, and other rights violations., Attorney to Watch, Attorney at Law magazine, 2022
- ATLANTA — The Georgia State Patrol didn’t have a body camera policy when the U.S. Department of Homeland Security asked for it in April of last year. “We currently do not use body cameras,” Georgia Department of Public Safety Commissioner Col. Chris Wright responded. “Each vehicle is equipped with camera systems,” he added, according to internal emails we obtained through the Georgia Open Records Act.The Georgia State Patrol still boasts three decades later that it was the first agency in the nation to deploy dash camera systems. But, the statewide law enforcement agency is among the last to use the type of body-worn cameras that have become the standard in police departments large and small., FRAMED: Most trooper shootings occur off camera, Civil Rights, Wrongful Death, 2022
- SCREVEN COUNTY, Ga. — The family of Julian Lewis, a Black man shot and killed by a state trooper in southeast Georgia more than a year ago, has reached a nearly $5 million settlement with the state according to their attorneys. In a release, lawyers with Hall & Lampros, LLP said Lewis' widow Betty secured what they said was a record settlement with the state of Georgia, $4.8 million., Record settlement for widow of man killed by Georgia state trooper in 2020, Wrongful Death, Civil Rights, 2022
- SNELLVILLE, Ga. — A Gwinnett County father accused of leaving his baby to die in the back seat of his car is set to go before a judge Friday morning. Davied Whatley’s family said Snellville police officers assured him his 8-month-old baby was OK.Channel 2′s Audrey Washington spent the day Thursday going through the body camera videos of the incident released by police. Washington said the sound in the videos is hard to hear at times, but she was able to hear some key moments during Whatley’s interaction with police., Police video conflicts with family’s claims father told officers child was in backseat of hot car, Wrongful Death, Civil Rights, 2022
- Betty Lewis, the widow of Julian E. Lewis, a Black man who was shot and killed by a Georgia State Patrol trooper during what started as a routine traffic stop over an alleged broken tail light that was not, in fact, broken. Mr. Lampros obtained a record $4.8 million settlement, the highest tort settlement in Georgia history, for the widow., 2022
- Plaintiff David Tipton was shot in the face by a police officer who was using a light on his gun as a flashlight during a foot pursuit and attempted arrest. The lawsuit alleges that the officer used excessive force while the plaintiff was laying prone on his belly on the ground, and the officer pulled the trigger and shot Tipton in the eye. The plaintiff lost one eye, has had multiple surgeries in an attempt to reconstruct his skull, and is losing vision in his remaining eye., 2022
- Record $4.8 million tort settlement with the state of Georgia on behalf of Betty Lewis, the widow of Julian E. Lewis, a Black man who was shot and killed by a Georgia State Patrol trooper during what began as a routine traffic stop., 2022
- $275K settlement reached in Erwin for an officer-involved lawsuit where a man was shot in the face by an officer.
- Blessing v. Sirius XM Radio, Inc., No. 1:09-cv-10035 (S.D.N.Y.) (antitrust, breach of contract, and consumer protection class action resulting in settlement valued at $180 million on behalf of class)
- Roth v. GEICO General Ins. Co., No. 16-cv-62942-WPD (S.D. Fla.) (over $43 million class action settlement plus prospective relief for unpaid sales tax, title transfer, and registration fees on auto total loss claims)
- Joffe v. GEICO Indemnity Co., No. 18-cv-61361-WPD (S.D. Fla.) (consolidated for class action settlement with Roth)
- Bellamy v. GEICO General Ins. Co., No. 6:17-cv-00891-PGB-LRH (M.D. Fla.) (over $33 million class action settlement plus prospective relief for unpaid title transfer and registration fees)
- Bastian v. United Services Automobile Association, et al., No. 3:13-cv-01454-TJC-MCR (M.D. Fla.) (Corrigan, J.) ($56 million class action settlement for unpaid sales tax on auto claims)
- Anderson v. Esurance Property and Casualty Ins. Co., No. 2019-CA-00336 (Fla. 4th Cir. Ct.) (Anderson, J.) ($1.1 million class action settlement for unpaid title transfer and registration fees)
- Lovin v. Hancock Roofing & Construction, LLC d/b/a Hancock Claims Consultants, and Brad Hancock, Case No. 1:15-cv-00540-ELR (N.D. Ga.) (FLSA class action and collective action settlement for $900,000 against nationwide roof services provider)
- Simmons v. Valspar Corporation, No. 10-cv-03026 (D. Minn.) (FLSA collective action settlement for $1.22 million on behalf of retail product managers against Valspar Corporation)
- $1 million settlement - Sexual Harassment Claims Against Ex-Police Chief in Southeast GA., 2021
- $180 million Antitrust Class Action against Sirius XM., 2011
- $1.42 million settlement for burns and back injuries in a maritime vessel engine explosion.
- $1.4 million for a train conductor who suffered a back injury as a result of a defective derailer.
- $825,000 settlement for an automobile accident involving back injuries.
- $684,000 for breach of contract and intentional infliction of emotional distress and fraud.
- $600,000 settlement for a back injury due to a train derailment.
- $550,000 settlement for an automobile accident involving back injuries.
- $300,000 for a breach of contract and fraud and unjust enrichment dispute.
- $250,000 for a church custodian injured back in an automobile accident.
Office location for Andrew Lampros
300 Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339
- Super Lawyers: 2011, 2020 - 2024
- Rising Stars: 2009
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