Lance A. Cooper

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in Marietta, GA

The Cooper Firm
 | 531 Roselane Street, Suite 200
Marietta, GA 30060
Phone: 800-317-2021
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1989
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Lance A. Cooper, the founding partner of The Cooper Firm, provides skilled representation to his clients in the Atlanta metropolitan area and throughout Georgia. He focuses primarily on products liability cases, including those that involve automobile design and manufacturing defects.

In 1985, Mr. Cooper obtained his Bachelor of Arts in political economics from the University of California, Berkeley. He then went on to attend Boston University School of Law. Later, he transferred to Emory University School of Law, where he was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1989. Admitted to practice in both Georgia and California, Mr. Cooper is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.

Mr. Cooper's dedicated and tenacious advocacy has led to significant successes on behalf of his clients, including numerous multimillion-dollar settlements and jury verdicts. He maintains active memberships in a number of professional associations and groups, including the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates (which is an invitation-only group) and the Cobb County Bar Association.

Mr. Cooper's professionalism, ethics and ability have been noted by his fellow professionals. He has received a 10.0 "Superb" peer-review rating through Avvo, and he has also been given an AV Preeminent* peer-review rating through Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Cooper is also a sought-after speaker and writer, discussing a variety of legal topics ranging from catastrophic injury cases to effective trial strategies.

*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
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Products (80%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Personal Injury - General (20%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Products: Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Personal Injury - General: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 14 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2018

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About Lance Cooper

Admitted: 1989, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://thecooperfirm.com/about-us/lance-cooper/

Honors and Awards:

  • Georgia Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers, 2010
  • Georgia Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers, 2009
  • Georgia Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers, 2008
  • Georgia Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers, 2007
  • Georgia Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers, 2006
  • Leadership Cobb, Cobb Chamber of Commerce, 1994

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Attorneys Information Exchange Group, 1998- Present
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member, 2004 – Present
  • Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1996 – 1998
  • Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1993 – Present
  • Cobb County Bar Association, Member, 1990 – Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, LawPac, Chairperson, 1998 – 2000
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Vice-President, 1996 – 2000
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Executive Vice-President, 2000 – 2002
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2002 – 2003
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1990 – Present
  • State Bar of California, Member, 1989 – Present
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, 1990 – Present
  • Georgia, 1990
  • California, 1989

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Verdict $5,670,943 Fatal Crash with Driver on Drugs, ICLE of Georgia, 2013
  • OSI’s How to Find Them and Get Them Admitted, AIEG, 2011
  • Author, Texting in Traffic: The New D.U.I., The Scriptum- August/September Edition 2010, 2010
  • How to Determine if You Have a Product Liability Case, Cobb Legal Professionals, 2010
  • Author, Trial by Jury, The Scriptum- July/August Edition 2010, 2010
  • New Approaches to Uncovering Discovery Abuse by Foreign Manufacturers, AIEG, 2009
  • Author, Tort Reform? Think Again!, Christian Living Magizine, 2009
  • Author, Fighting to Keep the "Jury of Our Peers", Christian Living Magazine, 2009
  • Author, Schools Out...Think Safety, Christian Living Magazine, 2009
  • PowerPoint in Trial, GTLA, 2008
  • Pros and Cons of Mediation, GTLA, 2007
  • Case Against Dealer for Failure to Inform About Safety Options, AIEG, 2007
  • Post Sale Duty to Warn/Recall – Current Georgia Law, ICLE of Georgia, 2003
  • Staying Ahead of the Discovery Game – How to Manage Discovery in Complex Cases, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Seminar, 2001
  • New Laws Seminar, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 1999
  • Trapdoors of Premises Liability Claims, ICLE of Georgia, 1995

Video:

  • The Hidden Hazzards of Tires- Is Your Tire Safe?, 2010
  • Jet Ski Safety, 2010

Educational Background:

  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, 1986-1987
  • University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, B.A. – 1985
Office Location for Lance A. Cooper

531 Roselane Street
Suite 200
Marietta, GA 30060

Phone: 800-317-2021

 

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Last Updated: 2/24/2017

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