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At Litner + Deganian, our Atlanta personal injury attorneys are committed to helping you and your family receive the compensation you deserve during this stressful time. Whether your situation involves a car accident, truck accident, or workers compensation, the Atlanta personal injury attorneys at Litner + Deganian are continually providing resources for you on our blog below. We’ve helped many clients just like you around Atlanta—in Druid Hills, Virginia Highland, Morningside, Lenox Park, Ansley Park, Emory University, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Dunwoody, Stone Mountain, and more. Read on to learn how to get the help you deserve. Better yet, get started with a free consultation—we’re available 24/7 at 678.956.8500.

Keep Kids Safe This Halloween

Keep Kids Safe This Halloween

This year, Halloween festivities are likely going to look a little bit different than normal. After all, packed streets full of ghosts, goblins and ice queens reaching into shared bowls of candy doesn’t quite fit with current recommended health practices.  But for many families, some form of outdoor celebration is still a must. Whether it’s

Did you know I-285 is one of the most dangerous highways in the nation?

Did you know I-285 is one of the most dangerous highways in the nation?

Just before the COVID-19-related shutdowns hit Atlanta in mid-March, a group of drift racers blocked a tunnel on I-285 near the airport. After stopping traffic, people took turns performing donuts and burnouts, careening through the tight passage. Fireworks clouded the road with smoke.  Thankfully, no one was reported hurt—something that made this “Fast and Furious”-type

Team Spotlight: Shea Schulman

Shea Schulman, a partner with Litner + Deganian, knew early in law school that he wanted to do trial work. But while he “fell in love with trial practice” early on, it took some time to realize that personal injury law was the perfect fit for his interests and skills. Shea grew up in Marietta,

Arman Answers: Kalah

Congratulations to our 2020 College Scholarship Program winner, Lauren Newman, creator of Kalah! Our 2020 Litner + Deganian scholarship finalists included Cynthia Andujar, Addison Stone, and Amari Tillman. Thank you to all who submitted entries. Best of luck as you enter school this fall! Read more about the Litner + Deganian College Scholarship Program here.

Shea Schulman Named Litner + Deganian Partner, Accepted into GTLA LEAD Program’s 2020-2021 Class

Litner + Deganian is pleased to announce that attorney Shea Schulman has been named a partner. Since joining Litner + Deganian in 2016, Shea has earned a reputation with his clients for his detail-oriented casework and his relentless pursuit of justice. He’s also caring and considerate—fitting right in with the firm’s focus on personalized relationships

Team Spotlight: Betsy Hernquist

Betsy Hernquist, a legal assistant with Litner + Deganian, entertained the idea of an eventual career in law throughout high school and college. But her fluency in German (she double-majored in the language, along with Political Science, at Albion College in Michigan), led her first to an exciting string of careers abroad. She lived in

Team Spotlight: Hanan Shifa

Hanan Shifa, an accounting assistant with Litner + Deganian, was born in Ethiopia and moved to the United States in 2007. She graduates this summer from Kennesaw State with a degree in Finance, and she worked previously for a money transfer business. After the company she worked with was bought out by a larger firm,

Team Spotlight: Taylor Payne

Taylor Payne, a legal assistant with Litner + Deganian, was born in Las Vegas and moved to Fort Stewart, Ga., as a child. She attended Georgia Southern University, where she studied criminal justice and sociology while also working as a server. After graduating in 2019, Taylor knew she wanted to work in the field of