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Frederick N. Sager, Jr.

Partner

RIck Sager's civil litigation practice focuses on catastrophic injury, product liability, transportation related litigation and premises liability. Clients entrust him with their high-exposure cases throughout the United States. Named to The Best Lawyers in America© for Personal Injury Litigation since 2012, Rick has litigated and resolved cases in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Education

University of North Carolina, B.A., 1985

Wake Forest University, J.D., 1988

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Middle Districts of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit

Representative Experience

Served as national coordinating counsel for national transportation company relating to wrongful death and personal injury cases throughout the U.S.

Represented automotive manufacturers, automotive retailers, tire manufacturers, tire retailers, automotive component part manufacturers, waste transportation companies, national line haul bus companies and trucking companies.

Represented various apartment complexes and businesses in premises liability related litigation.

Awards & Recognitions

Best Lawyers® 2012-2015, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants 

American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell®, Top Rated Lawyer, Transportation (2013)

The National Law Journal, Top Lawyer in Georgia (2013)

Professional & Community Activities

Product Liability Advisory Council

International Association of Defense Counsel

Trial Attorneys of America

Defense Research Institute

Transportation Lawyers Association

Georgia Defense Lawyers Association

Atlanta Bar Association

Atlanta Lawyers Club

Events & Speaking Engagements

"Handling the Catastrophic Injury Case," The Daily Report's In-house Counsel CLE Seminar, July 25, 2013.