C. Michael Denney


Mr. Denney began his legal practice in 2012 by returning to his hometown, Carrollton, Georgia. During his early years, his practice focused on defending individuals and insurance companies in civil actions involving motor vehicle accidents and premises liability issues.  Mr. Denney returned to Atlanta in 2014, where he joined a defense firm and continued to develop his litigation skills by defending several national insurance companies in first and third-party litigation.    Mr. Denney joined Dennis, Corry, Smith & Dixon, LLP in the summer of 2016, where he regularly litigates commercial trucking cases in Georgia’s state and federal courts.  His practice focuses on defending businesses, individuals, and their insurers in litigation involving serious commercial motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, and negligent security cases. 

Practice Areas:


  • Transportation Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Negligent Security
  • Insurance Defense


Admitted to Practice:


  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia



  • Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., 2012
  • University of West Georgia, B.S. Political Science, 2008

Professional Affiliations


  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute