Harris Lowry Manton LLP is proud to announce that partner Jeff Harris has been honored as a top attorney in Georgia, having been named in Georgia Trend’s 2019 “Legal Elite” issue. Georgia Trend magazine is the only statewide publication in the Georgia market, and focuses on business, politics and economic development. For the last 17 years, its editors have asked attorneys throughout Georgia to nominate their choice for the top attorneys in the state.
Jeff Harris was recognized for his exceptional work in and out of the courtroom on behalf of the clients he represents, earning a spot in the General Practice/Trial Law category.
About trial attorney Jeff Harris
Jeff Harris is an award-winning litigator whose work has been recognized by some of the most prestigious organizations and rating services in the country. He has obtained multiple record-setting verdicts and settlements, securing hundreds of millions of dollars on behalf of the clients he represents, including:
- A $47.7 million jury verdict for child who was paralyzed because of a defect in the design of the Lincoln S sedan.
- A record-setting $18 million jury verdict in Chatham County, Georgia on behalf of a client who was paralyzed due to negligent medical treatment. This award was named the #2 medical malpractice award by Daily Report in 2018.
- A $17.5 million federal judgment arising from illegal bid awarding practices related to advertising contracts at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
- A $11.2 million verdict on behalf of the family of camera operator Sarah Jones, who was killed while working on the Midnight Rider
His work has been featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Washington Post, USA TODAY, The New York Times, and Los Angeles Times, and on television productions such as CBS Evening News, Inside Edition and 20/20. He was recently featured on the cover of Attorney At Law Magazine.
Jeff Harris has also been named to Georgia Super Lawyers Top 100; Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers; and the 10 Best Attorneys in Georgia by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. He has been inducted to the Georgia Verdicts Hall of Fame, named to Atlanta’s Legal Elite and has been listed as one of the Finest Lawyers in the South. This year, Harris Lowry Manton LLP firm was the only plaintiff’s litigation firm to be recognized by Georgia Legal Awards in 2019, earning the designation of Litigation Department of the Year in the small firm category.
We are all very proud of Jeff’s latest achievement, and we hope you’ll join us in congratulating him!