Gilson Athans is a litigation defense boutique with a reputation for providing the high-quality legal representation traditionally found at large law firms at more competitive rates. Our lawyers, many of whom previously practiced in a "big law" setting, serve as counsel for businesses of all types and sizes, from multinational insurers and other Fortune 500 companies to small, local firms. With expertise in the areas of insurance coverage, commercial litigation, general liability and personal injury defense, product liability, employment and workers' compensation, and intellectual property litigation, the lawyers of Gilson Athans are well-equipped to work with the firm's clients towards the particular litigation solution that protects both their legal and business interests.
Gilson Athans and its attorneys have been repeatedly recognized in Martindale Hubbell (AV rating), and by U.S. News & World report - Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms", Georgia Trend Legal Elite, and Georgia Super Lawyers as being among the top 5% of lawyers in the State of Georgia. The firm has also been named a Go-To Law Firm by Corporate Counsel Magazine through its annual survey of legal departments of Fortune 500 Companies.
Our lawyers view the attorney-client relationship as a partnership and take pride not only in their legal expertise, but in understanding the importance of responsiveness, flexibility, and efficiency in meeting clients' legal needs.