Attorney Profile:

Steven J. Newton, his associate lawyers, and staff specialize in personal injury, medical malpractice, civil rights, commercial, and general civil litigation.

As a trial attorney, Mr. Newton has helped thousands of wrongfully injured persons. Whether by trial or settlement, Mr. Newton's clients always receive top compensation for their claims.

Notable pending litigation:

The Best Jewelry Manufacturing Company Inc., et al. vs. Reed Elsevier Inc. & Fulton County is the first known putative class action against corporate giant Lexis-Nexis for illegal e-filing fees.

Member of Million Dollar Advocates Forum:

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Notable Cases:

$1,439,368.00 Jury Verdict. Two level disk herniation jury verdict. Appeal was affirmed without opinion.
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$1,050,000.00 recovery. Pedestrian struck by motor vehicle.

$1,000,001.00 plus recovery. MRI center denied equipment breakdown insurance claim. Recovery based on negligent claim handling and bad faith against insurance carrier.

$975,000.00 recovery. Tractor-trailer collision with motor vehicle.

$600,000.00 recovery. Two car collision.

$415,161.86 Attorney fee award. Highest known attorney fee award to a plaintiff under Georgia's Offer and Judgement Law.

Confidential sealed settlement and recovery. Medical Malpractice against physicians (pediatricians) for improper treatment of scoliosis in child.

Excess jury verdict against Defendant in motor vehicle collision. Defendant insurance carrier, Progressive Insurance, forced to pay excess verdict.

$500,000.00 recovery. Two car collision. Significant portion paid as a result of bad faith by defending insurance company.

Fraudulent Transfer of Asset case. Default on $110,000.00 promissory note. Collection of entire note, plus interest and attorney fees. Total recovery in excess of $220,000.00. 7 deputies levied on personal assets to "motivate" debtor.