Michael L. Goldberg

Michael L. Goldberg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Fried Goldberg LLC
 | 3550 Lenox Rd NE, Suite 1500
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404-591-1825
Fax: 404-574-6249
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2007, 2009 - 2011
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Michael L. Goldberg is a partner in the law firm of Fried Rogers Goldberg LLC. He solely represents victims suffering catastrophic personal injuries or wrongful death in the areas of vehicular accidents, trucking collisions, premises liability, medical malpractice, constitutional rights, and products liability. He obtained a Political Science degree from Mercer University in 1994 and a Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1997. Michael was named as a Rising Star Super Lawyer by Atlanta Magazine and was recognized as one of the Legal Elite by Georgia Trends in 2007. He is a frequent speaker at legal seminars and has published several articles for the Georgia Bar Journal, the Verdict magazine and AAJ publications. He is the co-author of Understanding Motor Carrier Claims, now in its 5th edition. He is a member of several civic and legal organizations including the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association of Justice, the Atlanta Bar Association, the DeKalb Bar Association, and the Lawyers Club of Atlanta.  He has served as the President of the North Metro Trial Lawyer's Association (2006-2008), Co-Chair of the Judicial Liason Committee (2002-2006), the YLD Co-Director of Continuing Legal Education (2004), ACYL Board of Directors (2005), ACYL Treasurer (2006), ACYL Secretary (2007), ACYL President-Elect (2008), Barrister with the Lamar Inn of Courts (2000-2002) and faculty at the Kessler Eidson Emory Law School Trial Techniques Program (2002-2007). His firm maintains a trucking law website at www.thetruckingattorneys.com.

    Certificates and Credentials

    About Michael Goldberg

    Admitted: 1997, Georgia

    Professional Webpage: https://www.frg-law.com/the-firm/michael-l-goldberg/

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • President of North Metro Trial Lawyers Association, 2006
    • ACYL Board of Directors, 2005
    • ACYL President-Elect, 2008
    • YLD Co-Director of Continuing Legal Education, 2004
    • ACYL Secretary, 2007
    • Co-Chair of Judicial Liason Committee, 2002
    • ACYL Treasurer, 2006
    • Barrister Lamar Inn of Courts, 2000

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • ATLA High School Mock Trial Program, 2006
    • Host of Peach Corps Ice Cream Social for Shepherd's Spinal Ctr, 2007
    • Career Day Dunnaire Elementary School, 2006
    • Sponsor MADD Walk-a-Thon, 2008
    • Meeting in New Orleans for Katrina Victims, 2007
    • Law School Outreach Program for John Marshall Law School, 2007

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Treatise on commercial motor vehicle accidents and handling trucking related personal injury and wrongful death claims including issues such as federal regulations, hours of service, drug and alcohol use and other realted topics. This publication is in its fifh edition., Author, Understanding Motor Carrier Claims, Fifth Edition, 2015
    • Article analyzes the Georgia law on the psychiatrist/patient privilege., Author, The Absolute Privilege between Psychiatrist and Patient in a Civil Case, Georgia Bar Journal, 2001
    • The article discusses the Georgia law that allows a direct action against insurance companies for an accident involving a commerical motor vehicle., Author, The Georgia Direct Action Statute, 2007


    • $650,000 verdict against a gas station for an assault of a patron resulting in a broken jaw., 2008
    • $1,106,165.02 verdict for wrongful death of Forsyth County teenager who was killed in an automobile accident., 2007
    • $1,002,683.00 verdict for dentist who developed nerve injury in her wrist following a rear-end accident., 2008
    • $1,752,330.21 wrongful death verdict for shooting of a salesman in Forsyth County., 2006
    • $525,000 verdict against MARTA for injuring a client's neck in an incident on an escalator., 2008
    • $1,064,105.00 excess verdict for pedestrian who suffered broken legs in collision with taxicab., 2006
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    Office Location for Michael L. Goldberg

    3550 Lenox Rd NE
    Suite 1500
    Atlanta, GA 30326

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    Last Updated: 9/2/2020

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