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George B. Green, Jr.

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George’s practice focuses on high stakes civil litigation in both state and federal courts with an emphasis on commercial litigation, construction litigation, medical malpractice, catastrophic injury, premises liability, and transportation litigation. Licensed in both Georgia and Tennessee, he has represented clients in a broad range of complex and difficult disputes in jurisdictions across the country. George has tried multiple cases to verdict and has also obtained numerous favorable results in pre-trial proceedings.

Education

University of Georgia, B.B.A., 2005

University of Tennessee, J.D., cum laude, 2010
Executive Editor, Tennessee Law Review
Assistant Acquisitions Editor, Transactions: Tennessee Journal of Business Law

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Western, Middle, and Eastern Districts of Tennessee

Representative Experience

Represented one of the country’s premier design firms in a case arising out of the design and construction of an underground stormwater detention vault.  The plaintiff alleged that the excavation and bracing and dewatering activities necessary to construct the vault caused the ground underneath an adjacent apartment building to settle and resulted in structural damage to the building.  Prevailed on summary judgment on the grounds that its client owed no duty to the plaintiff and that its design was not defective.    

Represents hospital medical staff and physicians in medical malpractice litigation, credentialing matters, and other medical staff matters.

Successfully represented pipeline contractors in litigation across the country.

Obtained favorable settlement for general contractor against homeowner’s association in contract dispute.

Summary judgment for convenience store on dram shop case involving multiple fatalities.

Obtained favorable settlement for boiler supplier and technicians in boiler explosion case involving significant property damage.

Successfully resolved multiple premises liability cases involving personal injury and wrongful death. 

Successful defense of luxury automobile manufacturer in breach of warranty lawsuits.  

Professional & Community Activities

American Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

Nashville Bar Association

Tennessee Bar Association