Civil Litigation Attorneys in Atlanta

Backed by 50+ Years of Combined Legal Experience

At Geerdes & Associates, LLC, our lawyers are highly skilled and experienced in a wide variety of litigation practice areas. We have successfully handled countless cases, including many that were laborious and complex. Our extensive legal knowledge and skillset allowed us to win numerous multi-million dollar settlements for our clients throughout the years. We are also experienced in handling mediation and arbitration at both the state and federal level. Our lawyers are ready to put that experience to work for you. Regardless of your type of civil litigation problem, we are proficient and relentless enough to help you get the results you need.

Our litigation practice areas include:

  • Civil rights
  • Employment
  • Construction
  • Mortgage litigation
  • Consumer protection
  • Commercial/business
  • Professional malpractice
  • Investment/securities fraud
  • Defamation, libel, and slander
  • Investor/shareholder disputes
  • Medical malpractice and wrongful death

Call us today at (770) 599-5331 or contact us online to speak with one of our knowledgeable civil litigation lawyers in Atlanta. Call now for a free case evaluation!

Shareholder & Investor Disputes

Our attorneys specialize in helping resolve partner/shareholder claims in high-stakes, complex litigation involving closely or privately held businesses. Whether your dispute is in regards to accusations of fraud or fiduciary duty, our skilled lawyers can help you or your business come to a just resolution in a timely manner. We proficiently represent both defendants and plaintiffs as well as both majority and minority shareholders. Business investments are some of the most important decisions you will make in your financial and personal life and we are here to help you defend those investments.

Our attorneys can help you resolve the following problems:

  • Fraud
  • Dissolution
  • Liquidation
  • Proxy fights
  • Stock options
  • Fiduciary duty
  • Creditor claims
  • Merger disputes
  • Corporate waste
  • Mismanagement
  • Dissenters’ rights
  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Shareholder abuse claims
  • Piercing the corporate veil
  • Valuation of companies/stock
  • Merger and acquisition disputes
  • Shareholder control agreements
  • Board/shareholder/partner deadlock


Our Atlanta civil litigation attorneys are experienced in representing both large and small businesses with business and commercial disputes. We work hard in and out of the courtroom to make sure our clients have practical, fast, and cost-effective solutions for their commercial and business disputes. We have represented partnerships, corporations, and other large entities in a vast range of business-related disputes.

These disputes include:

  • Breach of contract
  • Insurance matters
  • Commercial collections
  • Professional malpractice
  • Franchise disagreements
  • Distributorship disagreements
  • Sale and transfer of a business
  • Sale and transfer of business assets
  • Sale of goods under the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Tort-based business litigation, such as fraud, commercial libel and slander, and interference with contract


Our capable lawyers have handled construction disputes of virtually every size and difficulty imaginable. We understand that one of the most important things you can do to avoid construction litigation is to use the proper contract documents. Although many workers in the construction arena are intimately familiar with standardized forms, these papers are commonly fraught with one-sided provisions and deceptive pitfalls. Our lawyers can advise and review existing contracts or draft new ones to ensure your best interests are represented and legally protected.

We can help you resolve construction disputes involving:

  • Injuries
  • Workmanship
  • Design quality
  • Claims for delays
  • Claims for cost overruns
  • Claims for differing site conditions
  • Changes to the plans and specifications
  • Claims for incomplete or incompetent work

Labor & Employment Disputes

Geerdes & Associates, LLC strongly represents clients in labor and employment-related matters all throughout Georgia. Our primary goal is to help you get the most favorable outcome available for your particular case.

We can skillfully handle all possible aspects of your employment dispute, including:

  • Tort matters
  • Trade-secrets
  • Privacy matters
  • Wrongful discharge
  • Wage and hour disputes
  • Employment discrimination
  • Employment-related contract
  • Unfair labor practice allegations

You can reach us at (770) 599-5331 to schedule a free case evaluation with one of our Atlanta civil litigation attorneys today.

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