Sarah E. Stottlemyer

Top rated Workers' Compensation attorney in Atlanta, Georgia

Stottlemyer & Associates
Sarah E. Stottlemyer
Stottlemyer & Associates

Practice Areas: Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury; view more

Licensed in Georgia since: 2005

Education: Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2024 Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2018
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Stottlemyer & Associates

60 Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324 Visit website


The Managing Partner of Stottlemyer & Associates located in Atlanta, Georgia, Sarah E. Stottlemyer focuses her practice on helping those who have suffered work-related injuries, those who have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, or have suffered a personal injury. While many of her Clients have suffered injuries to their backs, necks, and lower and upper extremities from job-related injuries, Ms. Stottlemyer also handles auto accidents and premise liability cases. With over two decades of experience helping Georgia's injured, Ms. Stottlemyer specializes in Catastrophic Injuries involving paralysis, crush injuries, and amputations.  Finally, Ms. Stottlemyer has spent her career helping family members recover compensation for a loved one's death, whether that tragedy occurred on or off the job.

In 2001, Ms. Stottlemyer graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor's degree. She then went on to receive her law degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 2004. While attending law school, Ms. Stottlemyer participated in the Jean-Pictet international moot court competition and served as an Editor of the Journal of International Law. Upon her graduation from law school, Ms. Stottlemyer was granted a fellowship at The Carter Center for International Peace.

In recognition of the high regard in which she is held by her Clients, Ms. Stottlemyer was awarded a Client's Choice Award from in 2013, and Martindale-Hubbell has given her its AV-Preeminent* rating based on her recognition from her peers in the legal community. She is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the State Bar of Georgia, as well as serves as President of the Georgia Workers' Compensation Claimant's Lawyers Bar, Immediate Past-President of the Atlanta Workers' Compensation Bar Association, and serves on the Executive Committee for the Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group. Sarah is also the President of Holiday Helping Hands, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit she created to help children of injured workers during the holidays. Admitted to practice in Georgia, Ms. Stottlemyer assists clients in the Atlanta metro area, as well as Clients located all over the state of Georgia.

*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.

Practice areas

Workers' Compensation: Claimant, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff

Focus areas

Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 50% Workers' Compensation: Claimant
  • 50% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff

First Admitted: 2005, Georgia

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Pro bono/Community Service:
  • President, Holiday Helping Hands, Inc.
  • Fellow, Carter Center for International Peace
  • Selected as the 2017 National Rising Star for the National Workers' Compensation Claimant's Attorney Bar, 2017 National Rising Star Award, WILG, 2017
  • Editor, Journal of International Law, Case Western Reserve University
  • Client's Choice Award by, 2013
  • Jean Pictet International Moot Court Team
  • Highest Rating, AV by her peers, Legal Community for her knowledge, Ability, and Ethical standards
Educational Background:
  • Case Western Reserve School of Law, 2004
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, B.A., in History, 2001, 2001
Other Outstanding Achievements:
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys 10 Best In Client Satisfaction in Georgia, 2015
  • Atlantan Magazine Top Female Attorneys in Georgia, 2020
  • Atlanta Attorney at Law Magazine Outstanding Women in Law Feature, 2019
  • Georgia Trend Magazine's Legal Elite, 2015
  • AVVO Client Choice Award, 2015
  • Secured $630,000 personal injury settlement for a woman involved in a trucking accident., 2019
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Registered Neutral/Mediator with Bay Mediation Group, 2019
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Negotiation, Mediation, and Settlement techniques for those handling workers' compensation claims, Speaker, Mediation Strategies for Workers' Compensation Claims, State Bar of Georgia, Georgia Workers' Compensation, 2022
  • Presented on how to successfully Mediate cases within the Georgia Workers' Compensation system., Speaker, Workers' Compensation for the General Practitioner, Georgia Workers' Compensation, 2021
  • Presented to General Practice attorneys techniques and tips for practicing workers' compensation law., Seminar Chair, Workers' Compensation for the General Practitioner, 2016
  • Georgia workers' compensation Trial lawyers Annual Seminar presentation, Speaker, WCCL For Your Eye's Only Seminar , Georgia Workers' Compensation, 2020
  • Mediation tips and techniques to successfully resolve workers' compensation claims., Speaker, ADR in the Workers' Compensation Arena, 2015
  • Handling workers' compensation claims in a Small Firm., Speaker, Solo & Small Firm Bootcamp, 2017
  • Presented the new PMT Process in Georgia Workers' Compensation in order to facilitate medical treatment with authorized medical providers in an more timely manner., Speaker, Workers' Compensation Annual Seminar, 2018
  • Presented to General Practice Attorneys the new PMT Process for obtaining expedited medical treatment from authorized providers in the workers' compensation system., Speaker, Workers' Compensation for the General Practitioner, 2018
  • Presented Workers' Compensation Trial techniques and Appellate Practice tips for General Practice Attorneys. , Speaker, Workers' Compensation for the General Practitioner, Workers' Compensation Law, 2019
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • President of the Workers' Compensation Claimant's Lawyers Bar of Georgia, 2022
  • Member, Atlanta Bar Association
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • President, Holiday Helping Hands, Inc.
  • Member, State Bar of Georgia
  • Officer, Board of Directors WCCL
  • Executive Committee Member WILG, 2020
  • Member, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • President, Atlanta Bar Association Workers' Compensation
Industry Groups:
  • AAJ
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Georgia Trial Lawyer's Association
  • WCCL
  • WILG

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

“Fantastic Workers Comp Attorney.”

“Fantastic attorney representing the injured worker”

Office location for Sarah E. Stottlemyer

60 Lenox Pointe NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

Phone: 404-692-6521


6 Years Super Lawyers
5 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2024
  • Rising Stars: 2014 - 2018

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