Trial Lawyer Geoff Pope Included in Best Lawyers in America© Publication – 2021 Edition
ATLANTA, GA (October 2, 2020) — Geoff Pope, a partner and co-founder of the law firm Pope & Howard, P.C., has been chosen as one of The Best Lawyers in America© for the publication’s 2021 edition. Pope, a personal injury trial attorney, specializes in medical malpractice and wrongful death cases.
“I’m extremely thankful to receive this honor,” Pope said. “I always try to do my best for our clients and for the Georgia legal community in general as a mentor, peer, and advocate for the right to trial by jury.”
Attorneys must be nominated by a peer to be considered as one of the Best Lawyers in America. The publication then follows a rigorous three-step process before releasing the final published list of top lawyers:
- Peer Review: Lawyers currently recognized in the publication provide feedback on nominated attorneys and their work in the legal industry.
- Analysis of Feedback: Results from peer reviews are collected and reviewed.
- Eligibility Check: The publication conducts a thorough analysis of the nominated lawyers, checking to see, for example, if they are in good standing with their local bar associations.
“Knowing my inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America publication is based on peer reviews makes this accolade all the most humbling,” Pope added.
Pope has been a member of the Georgia Bar since 1993, when he earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law. He and fellow attorney Marc Howard co-founded Pope & Howard, P.C. in 2005 to fight for victims of negligence and their families. Over the years, the firm has developed specialized expertise in a variety of catastrophic personal injury cases in areas such as medical malpractice, truck wrecks, aviation accidents and more.
Pope is a Past President of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) and tries to give back to his local Georgia community whenever possible, donating his time to organizations like The Truancy Intervention Project, where he provides free representation to truant high school students in Atlanta.
Those interested in learning more about Pope & Howard, P.C. should visit PopeHoward.com or call (404) 885-9999 to set up a free virtual or in-person consultation at the firm’s Buckhead Atlanta office.