Miguel A. Dominguez

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Atlanta, Georgia

Morgan & Morgan
Miguel A. Dominguez
Morgan & Morgan

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Civil Rights; view more

Licensed in Georgia since: 2009

Education: The Thomas M. Cooley Law School

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2024 Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019
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191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 4200
Atlanta, GA 30303 Visit website


An associate at the Atlanta office of Morgan & Morgan, Miguel A. Dominguez focuses his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, and his experience encompasses civil rights violations as well. Representing clients throughout the greater metropolitan area, he is admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

A significant portion of Mr. Dominguez's clients are people who have incurred economic and noneconomic losses due to the negligence or recklessness of other parties. The types of cases that he has handled on their behalf have included motor vehicle accidents and premises liability, and he has been able to obtain significant compensation through both jury awards and negotiated settlements, including a 2019 award in excess of $10 million after a premises liability trial. His civil rights matters have involved police brutality and wrongful death, and his track record in this area has been equally impressive.

Mr. Dominguez majored in psychology at the University at Buffalo and received a Bachelor of Arts in 2001. After he graduated, he was a social worker at an Atlanta nonprofit organization, providing case management services for homeless and mentally ill clients. Mr. Dominguez then decided to pursue a legal education and enrolled at what was then known as the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and he participated in moot court competitions before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 2008. Thereafter, he was a judicial law assistant for a judge on the Georgia Court of Appeals, an assistant district attorney in Rockdale and Clayton Counties and an assistant to the DeKalb County Solicitor-General before entering private practice. Mr. Dominguez is a past president of the DeKalb Lawyers Association. 

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Civil Rights

Focus areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Brain Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Police Misconduct, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 70% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 30% Civil Rights

First Admitted: 2009, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://www.forthepeople.com/attorneys/miguel-a-dominguez/

  • Latino Leaders Magazine’s Top Latino Lawyers in the Country
  • One of National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40 Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Georgia
  • Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars
  • DeKalb Lawyers Association’s 2018 Legal Warrior
  • 40 under 40 Best and Brightest, Georgia Trend Magazine, 2016
  • 40 under 40 Nation's Best Advocates, National Bar Association, 2017
Educational Background:
  • State University of New York at Buffalo
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Board, DeKalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • National Bar Association
  • Gate City Bar Association
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
  • National Hispanic Bar Association
  • Georgia Hispanic Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Georgia’s Committee to Promote Inclusion in the Profession
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • President-DeKalb Lawyers Association, 2016
  • Sharon Wright v. Hagos Park, LLC & John Doe Corporation, 2019
  • Shawntice Armour v. Tiffany Stephenson, 2017

Office location for Miguel A. Dominguez

191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 4200
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: 404-965-1635


1 Year Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2024
  • Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019

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