J. Robb Cruser

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Norcross, Georgia

Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP
J. Robb Cruser
Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Products Liability, Professional Liability

Licensed in Georgia since: 1990

Education: Emory University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2024

Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP

275 Scientific Dr NW
Meridian II, Suite 2000
Norcross, GA 30092 Phone: 404-881-2626 Email: J. Robb Cruser Visit website


J. Robb Cruser is a founding Partner at Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet, LLP which has offices in California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Robb is an AV-rated attorney, a trained mediator, and a former Certified Public Accountant. Since 1990, he has represented individuals, corporations, self-insureds, and insurance companies in state and federal courts. His practice emphasizes the areas of professional liability, transportation litigation, products liability, premises liability, dram shop liability, insurance coverage disputes, and bad faith litigation and other significant civil matters. He has tried and mediated cases throughout Georgia and established appellate decisions on a variety of legal issues.

Robb is a member of the Georgia Bar Association, Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute, Georgia Super Lawyers and CLM Alliance. He is a frequent lecturer on a variety of litigation and insurance topics throughout the State of Georgia.

First Admitted: 1990, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://cmlawfirm.com/attorney/j-robb-cruser/

Bar/Professional Activity:
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Representative Clients:
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • American Golf Corporation
  • Broadspire
  • SunTrust Banks, Inc.
  • ACCC Insurance Company
  • Omni Hotels
  • USAA
  • The Hartford Insurance Company
  • QuikTrip Corporation
  • TGI Friday’s Inc.
  • Capitol Insurance Companies
  • Gallagher Bassett Services
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • Johnson v. Savannah College of Art & Design, 218 Ga. App. 66, 460 S.E. 2d 308 (1995) (Transfer of employee to other, comparable position was not a breach of contaract-Judgment in favor of employer).
  • Hicks v. Ryan's Family Steak Houses, Inc., (Ga. App. A02A0256, February 22, 2002) (Not officially reported pursuant to Court of Appeals Rule 36) (Court of Appeals affirming the grant of summary judgment in Defendant's favor)
  • Barrego v. OHM Remediation Services Corporation, 245 Ga. App. 389, 537 S.E.2d 774 (2000)
  • Savannah College of Art & Design v. Nulph, 265 Ga. 662, 460 S.E. 2d 792 (1995) (Georgia Supreme Court limited employer's liability to contract employees).
  • Ditch v. Royal Indemnity, 205 Ga. App. 478, 422 S.E. 2d 868 (1992)
  • Brock et al. v. Allen d/b/a Complete Pest Control, (Ga App. A02A0114,July 2002)
  • Salinas v. Skelton, et al., (Ga. App. 217, 547 S.E. 2d 289 2001)
  • Astin v. Callahan, 222 Ga. App. 226, 474 S.E. 2d 81 (1996) (Grant of summary judgment based on prior pending action defense affirmed by Georgia Court of Appeals).
  • First National Bank of Newton County v. Sparkmon, 212 Ga. App. 558, 442 S.E. 2d 804 (1994) (Accountant who prefaces financial reports with proper disclaimers owes no duty of care to third parties).
  • Holman v. Ferrell, et al., 250 Ga. App. 272, 550 S.E. 2d 470 (2001) (Grant of summary judgment affirmed in multiple wrongful death litigation)
  • American Southern Ins. Co. v. Abbensett, 232 Ga. App. 16, 501 S.E. 2d 53 (1988)
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Mediator, 2004
  • Certified Public Accountant, Maryland (former), 1988
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Presenter, GEICO Fraud Awareness Day, 2014
  • ICLE Mediation Advocacy Seminar, Presenter, ICLE Mediation Advocacy Seminar, 2014
  • Offers of Judgment have given both sides a weapon that was not previously available to either. Specific cases have now reached the appellate level and those resulting opinions are providing further guidance on how to use best Offers of Judgment., Co-Author, "Offers of Judgment: Pick up the Sword", CaseMetrix, 2012
Industry Groups:
  • CLM Alliance
  • GDLA

Office location for J. Robb Cruser

275 Scientific Dr NW
Meridian II, Suite 2000
Norcross, GA 30092


18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2024

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