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Shiver Hamilton Attorneys Named Super Lawyers

Congratulations to Shiver Hamilton attorneys for being named “Super Lawyers” by Atlanta Magazine and Super Lawyers rating and directory organization. Alan Hamilton, Jeff Shiver and Marla Eastwood were selected as Super Lawyers. Daniel Beer and Scott Campbell were selected as Super Lawyers “Rising Stars.” Jeff Shiver received the additional recognition of being selected a “Top . . .

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What Is Distracted Driving: You Might Be Surprised!

In the age of mobile technology, we are all trying our best to stay connected at all hours of the day. When traffic causes the commute to work to last an hour (or more!), what else is there to do but use the time to put on your makeup, eat your breakfast, check your phone, . . .

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Jeff Shiver
For Every Wrong, the Law Provides a Remedy

Ubi jus ibi remedium – For every wrong, the law provides a remedy.  Not in Saudi Arabia.   An article in the Wall Street Journal on Friday, September 29, 2017 covered a tragic fire where at least 10 people died, including a pregnant woman who leaped to her death from a window while trying to reach . . .

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Negligent Security – Why You Need an Attorney, Pt. 2

This is part 2 of our Negligent Security series. Please click here to read part What security measures are considered “adequate” or “reasonable”? When it comes to the question of what security measures are considered “adequate” or “reasonable” for a certain property, one size does not fit all.  Not all properties need 24-hr armed security . . .

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Negligent Security – Why You’ll Need an Attorney Pt. 1

What is negligent security law and why do you need an experienced attorney to pursue your claim? You may have heard of the phrase “negligent security,” but what does that really mean?  Under Georgia law, a property owner/manager is liable to a victim (or the family/representative of a victim) if a person commits a criminal . . .

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