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    • Scott Pryor
      Scott Pryor

      Attorney at Law - Scott is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is listed in the top 1% of trial attorneys in the nation by the Litigator Awards. He is also a member of Super Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association—Champion Level and sits on the Communications Committee of GTLA, and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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    • James MacLelland
      James MacLelland

      COO - James has 25 years of experience building productive teams, scalable processes, and profitable businesses.  Immediately prior to joining The Scott Pryor Law Group, as COO of a national law firm, James built and operated one of the largest legal intake teams in the country. Guiding a team of 70 individuals running 24/7 and 365 days a year they successfully marketed, retained, and onboarded over 200 new clients to the firm daily, achieving a pace and capacity of over 50,000 new clients annually. 

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    • Philip Lorenz
      Philip Lorenz

      Attorney at Law - Philip W. (“Phil”) Lorenz is a seasoned trial attorney, Phil has tried, mediated, or facilitated settlement of tens of millions of dollars in claims and lawsuits over the course of his career.

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    • Paul Dietrick
      Paul Dietrick

      Attorney at Law

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    • Angie Hemmings
      Angie Hemmings

      Client Experience Manager - Angie joined The Scott Pryor Law Group and quickly made her mark on the Firm. Her previous employment on staff at a local church prepared Angie for her current role in client relations and marketing. Meeting prospective clients, checking in regularly with current clients, and staying in touch with former clients are what Angie is passionate about. She wants you to know that you and your family are important to her.

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    • Rhonda Anzaldua
      Rhonda Anzaldua

      Marketing Manager - Rhonda brings over 20 years of customer service and hospitality experience to the marketing and intake team. She is passionate about providing our clients with an outstanding experience from the very first day, and prides herself in her ability to be straightforward and honest but also able to empathize and offer comfort in the difficult conversations.

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      Steve Ware

      Legal Support Manager

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If you have been injured on residential or commercial property, you might be curious about your legal options. Property owners or managers may be liable for damages in certain circumstances, and it could be beneficial to speak with a personal injury attorney about your incident.

Whether your incident occurred at a private home, shopping center, restaurant, or other location, you could be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Do not hesitate to contact a Gwinnett County premises liability lawyer for more information about the legal process. A seasoned attorney could provide advice and guidance regarding liability and damages in your case.

Property Owners’ Duty of Care

An important aspect of any premises liability case is the legal classification of the injured party at the time of the accident. The duty of care which a property owner or manager owes to a visitor on their property varies depending on the individual’s legal classification.

A property owner owes the highest duty of care to an invitee, or someone who was invited onto the land. Some common examples of invitees include social guests in a private home and paying customers in a store. If a property owner’s failure to exercise reasonable care in maintaining the premises leads to an invitee’s injury, the owner may be liable for damages.

A trespasser is someone who enters a property without the property owner or manager’s permission or consent. Pursuant to the Official Code of Georgia Annotated § 51-3-3, a property owner does not owe a duty of care to a trespasser. The owner must, however, refrain from willfully injuring a trespasser.

Because the success of a lawsuit could depend on the victim’s legal classification, it may be beneficial to consult with a premises liability lawyer in Gwinnett County. A seasoned attorney could provide a detailed explanation of these legal classifications and analyze the facts of a case to determine the duty of care owed to the injured party.

Hazardous Conditions on a Property

In order to avoid injuring individuals who lawfully enter their property, owners or managers should inspect the premises for dangerous conditions and mark or fix any known hazards. If a property owner or manager fails to fix or warn of a dangerous condition and a lawful entrant sustains an injury due to that hazard, the owner or manager could be liable for the injuries.

Common hazards include:

  • Holes
  • Defective railings
  • Broken stairs
  • Torn or ripped carpet
  • Spilled substances
  • Falling objects

A premises liability attorney in Peachtree Corners could help gather evidence and analyze documents for relevant information regarding specific hazards on a property.

Call a Gwinnett County Premises Liability Attorney Today

If you were injured on another person’s property, you may be dealing with medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If a negligent property owner or manager caused your injuries, you alone should not have to bear the financial burden alone. Contact a Gwinnett County premises liability lawyer for an evaluation of your claim. With an experienced personal injury attorney by your side, you could hold the at-fault party accountable and pursue fair compensation for your losses.

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