Robert N. Katz

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Robert Katz, former President of the DeKalb Bar Association, received his B.B.A. and Juris Doctor (Cum Laude) from the University of Georgia. Prior to entering the private practice of law, Mr. Katz had judicial clerkships with Judge Dorothy T. Beasley of the Georgia Court of Appeals and with Judge James H. Weeks of the Superior Court of DeKalb County. Upon completion of his judicial clerkship with Judge Weeks, Mr. Katz entered private practice with the law firm of Gorby, Reeves, Moraitakis & Whiteman. His practice with the firm was evenly divided between representation of Individuals and Insurance companies and other corporations. In 1994, Mr. Katz became one of the founding partners of the firm now known as Katz Stepp Wright & Fleming LLC. His law practice since 1994 has been devoted to the representation of individuals in personal injury matters.

Mr. Katz is nationally recognized for excellence in the practice of law by the most respected lawyer rating services.  He is AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters.  Mr. Katz holds the highest rating of 10.0 from AVVO, and has been named to the list of the state's Legal Elite by Georgia Trend Magazine.  In 2012, he appeared in Newsweek's Leaders in Personal Injury Showcase issue, and has continued to be named one of the Top 100 attorneys in Georgia by The National Trial Lawyers Association.  Mr. Katz authored "History of the Georgia Bill of Rights," and "Sexual Harassment in Employment and Education," as well as chapters of Georgia's Jurisprudence on False Arrest and False Imprisonment.

Mr. Katz has represented individuals in all categories of personal injury matters. These include, but are not limited to, claims related to automobile accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents, dog bites, medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, wrongful death as well as any matter where a serious personal injury has occurred. In almost twenty years of practicing law, Mr. Katz has excelled at reaching positive results for his clients in personal injury matters. This is due in large part to Mr. Katz' background in handling insurance matters pertaining to personal injury claims prior to devoting his practice to the exclusive representation of individuals who have suffered a personal injury. Due to his insurance defense background, Mr. Katz has a strong grasp of what is necessary to achieve a good outcome with an insurance company in personal injury matters.

For additional information regarding a personal injury matter and the process involved in pursuing personal injury litigation, please contact Robert N. Katz by clicking here. All initial consultations are without charge. Regardless of the nature of your personal injury claim, it is important that you are aware of your rights and that you act quickly to protect those rights. Failure to act in a timely manner may result in the loss of your right to pursue appropriate legal action to recover for your personal injury.