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Benjamin Y. Gerber

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Gerber & Holder Attorneys at Law
16 Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324
Phone: 678-802-8650
Fax: 404-592-6202
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2023
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2016
Licensed in Georgia Since: 2002
Practice Areas: Workers' Compensation: Claimant
Attorney Profile

As an attorney at Gerber & Holder Attorneys at Law Mr. Gerber provides dedicated legal representation to injured workers in Atlanta and Athens, Georgia, and the surrounding areas. He focuses his practice on workers' compensation law.

Before receiving a Juris Doctor from The George Washington University Law School, Mr. Gerber attended the University of Georgia, where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in political science. During law school, Mr. Gerber interned with the United States District Court for the District of Columbia and with the U.S. Department of Justice.

Mr. Gerber understands the toll that occupational injuries and illnesses can take on workers and their families. For that reason, he strives to prepare compelling and effective claims on behalf of his clients. Mr. Gerber works closely with his clients to help guide them through the entire claims process, whether it is their initial compensation claim or they are appealing a claim denial. Having started his career defending insurance companies, Mr. Gerber understands their motivations and strategies, and he draws on this experience to help his clients obtain the compensation and benefits to which they are entitled.

In recognition of his accomplishments, Mr. Gerber has received an Avvo "Superb" rating, and he has earned a BV Distinguished* rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Staying active in the legal community is a priority for Mr. Gerber. He serves as a junior board member with the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, and he is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.

Other Locations to Serve You:

16 Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

337 South Milledge Ave, Ste. 209-7
Athens, GA 30605

1340 14th St
Columbus, GA 31901

Practice Areas
  • 100%Workers' Compensation: Claimant


7 Years Super Lawyers
6 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2011 - 2016

About Benjamin Y. Gerber

First Admitted: 2001, North Carolina

Professional Webpage:


  • $1 million+ $372,000 MSAMan sustained a closed head injury. Head injury
  • $238,000 Man was killed on the job. He was represented by the widow and dependent step-child. Catastrophic injury
  • $297,000Man’s head was partially crushed between a truck and the side of a warehouse loading dock. Head injury
  • $425,000+ $273,000 MSAWoman had significant injuries to her back and head. Numerous injuries


  • Rising Stars, Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine
  • Rated 10.0/10.0 Superb, AVVO

Educational Background

  • University of Georgia, Bachelor's Degree in Political Science, Cum laude

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Author, Controlling Medical Treatment in a Workers' Compensation Case, Verdict: The Journal of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 2014
  • Speaker, Fallen at work and can't get up--"Life Alert" guide to handling a workers comp claim, Atlanta Bar Association, 2014

Bar/Professional Activity

  • WCCL, Member
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Junior Board Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member
  • Consumer Affairs Clinic
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Department of Justice and the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, Internship


  • “I can always count on looking good when I send Workers Comp cases to him since he will go above and beyond for his clients. Great guy too!”
  • “Ben is an excellent attorney”
  • “Ben is one of the best at his craft.”

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

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Office Location for Benjamin Y. Gerber

16 Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

Phone: 678-802-8650

Fax: 404-592-6202

Last Updated: 9/29/2022

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