Brent M. Estes

Partner

Mr. Estes began his legal practice in 1998 in Florence, Alabama. During his early years of practice, his practice focused on the defense of individuals and business in civil actions involving motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and contract disputes.

In 2001, Mr. Estes returned to his home in metro-Atlanta where he has been continuously practicing.  He regularly litigates in Georgia state and federal courts handling jury and non-jury trials and appeals. His practice focuses on defending motor carriers in serious motor vehicle accident litigation, defending businesses in premises liability actions involving falling objects, slip/trip and falls, and negligent security, and litigating insurance coverage disputes.

Practice Areas:

  • Transportation Litigation
  • Insurance - Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Motor Carriers
  • Insurance Defense
  • Complex Civil Litigation

Admitted to Practice:

  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • Alabama Supreme Court
  • Alabama Court of Civil Appeals
Education:Expand
  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D., 1998
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A. History, 1995
Professional Affiliations:Expand
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of Alabama
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance¬†
Representative Experience:Expand
  • Nolan v. Jowers, 280 Ga. App. 815, 635 S.E.2d 211 (2006)
  • Baker v. Simon Property Group, 273 Ga. App. 406, 614 S.E.2d 793 (2005)
  • Foster v. Ga. Regional Transp. Auth., 297 Ga. 714 (2015)