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Life Limiting Injuries from Accidents at Work

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You go to work to earn a living. The goal is to look after yourself or your family. Nobody expects to suffer serious injuries on the job. However, it does happen. In 2019, more than 78,000 non-fatal injuries occurred in Georgia. For many, these accidents or illnesses resulted in permanent disability. Getting injured at work…

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3 Actions that Can Disqualify You from Workers’ Compensation Benefits

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If you get injured at work, you can receive compensation to pay for your injuries even if you are at fault. However, receiving these benefits may not be guaranteed. Your employer can use certain scenarios against you. Legal representation can help you if an employer tries to fight your eligibility. Here are three actions that…

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Why You Need a Lawyer After an Injury Auto Accident

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Millions of people are injured every year in vehicle accidents, and many require extensive medical care. When you are hurt in a car wreck, you could be facing medical bills, ongoing therapy, time lost from work and more. While you or the at-fault driver may have insurance, you may be surprised at how hard you…

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3 Serious Health Complications from Dog Bites

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 4.7 million dog bites occur each year in the United States, with 800,000 victims needing medical attention for the injuries. Being attacked and bitten by a dog can be a dangerous and terrifying experience. These bites can create medical conditions resulting in expensive hospital bills,…

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5 Tips for Summer Boating Safety

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As the weather heats up, more and more people are heading out on the water to stay cool. Whether you have a jet ski, pontoon, cigar boat or a seaworthy vessel, water and boating safety are vital to ensure you and your loved ones avoid injury. Before you plan time out on the water, take…

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Potential Accident Hazards Associated with Electric Scooters in Georgia

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As you may have noticed, electric scooters have become a popular mode of travel in Georgia. With the ability to travel up to 15mph, E-scooters are a terrific way to travel longer distances than can be achieved on foot. In Georgia, there is no legal age limit for riding an E-scooter. However, children under the…

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Injuries or Death from Construction Accidents Require Qualified Representation

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Construction sites are often a breeding ground for accidents. With different contractors bringing in their employees and a plethora of tools, equipment and debris, there are far too many ways serious accidents can happen. While the site owner or construction company is ultimately liable, contractors can also be liable for accidents, as can equipment manufacturers…

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Spring Safety

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Spring and summer are just around the corner and it’s time to start planning new activities. You may have plans for projects around the house or a fun summer vacation. Perhaps you’re finally taking that cross-country drive or just thinking of the weekend at your favorite lake. Regardless of what you end up doing, there…

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Distracted Driving Resulting from Vehicle Faults in Georgia

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Distracted driving is a constant concern for government agencies and private organizations concerned with road safety. While it is the responsibility of drivers to ensure that eyes are constantly on the road and looking out for hazards, vehicle manufacturers also have a role to play. Creating distractions is irresponsible and could lead to accidents on…

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Holiday Drinking and Driving: The Statistics

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Drunk driving accounts for more than a third of all fatalities on our roads in the United States and more than half of the fatalities by lack of seat belts. Those statistics can increase dramatically when combined with a major holiday, making it more dangerous for the impaired driver and those in their way. Safest…

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Augusta

2919 Professional Pkwy

Augusta, GA, 30907

Phone: (706) 432-8320

Athens

325 North Milledge Avenue

Athens, GA, 30601

Phone: (706) 227-4264

We have recovered millions for our clients

The attorneys at Burnside Law Firm LLP have over 30 years of collective experience handling personal injury claims. Over that time, we have helped hundreds of injured people recover the compensation they deserve and need in order to begin putting their lives back together. This list is just a sample of the recoveries we have obtained for some of our clients here and during our time at our former firm, Burnside Wall LLP. Obviously, success in obtaining significant judgments and settlements for other clients is no guarantee of success in your case. Each case must be evaluated and handled based on the individual merits of that particular case. To discuss the facts of your case and learn more about your legal rights, contact one of the personal injury attorneys at Burnside Law Firm LLP for a free initial consultation.

Medical Malpractice / Head Injury

$4,500,000 settlement

Pharmacy & Prescription Error

$1,800,000 settlement

Medical Malpractice / Anesthesia Injury

$1,600,000 settlement

Auto Accident / Multiple Fractures

$1,250,000 judgment

Auto Accident / Wrongful Death

$1,000,000 settlement

Dram Shop / Wrongful Death

$1,000,000 settlement

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Meet The Team

Thomas R. Burnside III Personal Injury Attorney

Thomas R Burnside III

Thomas R. Burnside III is a personal injury lawyer who focuses his law practice on the representation of individuals who have suffered injury as a result of automobile collisions, trucking accidents, medical malpractice, work related accidents or other causes. With over 20 years of experience in personal injury law at both the trial and appellate court levels, Attorney Burnside has represented people with brain and head trauma...

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Garon Muller Personal Injury Attorney

Garon Muller

Garon Muller is a trial lawyer who focuses his law practice on the representation of individuals who have been seriously injured or damaged through the negligence or recklessness of others, including automobile collisions, workplace injuries, premises injuries, or defective products. Before beginning his practice in the representation of injured individuals, Mr. Muller served the community as an Assistant District Attorney...

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Robert MacGregor

Robert MacGregor

Robert MacGregor is an experienced trial attorney licensed to practice law in Georgia and South Carolina. At the Burnside Law Firm, Robert devotes his practice to protecting the rights of individuals who have been injured because of someone else’s carelessness, negligence, or recklessness and represents those who have been injured in automobile collisions or tractor-trailer accidents; because of a slip and fall; and in other general negligence actions.

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Our Client Reviews

Burnside Law Firm

5.0 / 5.0

Based on 38 reviews

Erin Wren

After my car accident they helped me every step of the way! They were up front and answered any questions I had! They negotiated the insurance and got a higher settlement than was offered! I would definitely use them again!

Debbie Walker

In November 2017, I was in a car accident and I decided to seek out legal assistance. I chose to go with Burnside Law Firm, LLP because of their five star rating. My inital consultation was with attorney, Mr. Garon Muller. I knew immediately that I wanted Mr. Muller to take my case. His professionalism and expertise in personal injury made my decision easy. Mr. Muller maintained his professionalism throughout my case. He kept me updated on a regular basis via telephone or email. He was always available to me when I call. I did not have to wait 24 hours to get a call back from him. I would greatly recommend Mr. Muller and the Burnside Law Firm, LLP.

Rick Estep

Burnside Law Firm is who you want to represent you. Mr. Muller came to our house for a free consultation without hesitation. He guided us and overcame every obstacle we encountered. He secured the maximum insurance limits for us and we couldn't be more happy. If you are injured, DO NOT attempt to recoup compensation without the expertise of a trusted, skilled and able law firm to be your voice. THANK YOU MR. MULLER!!!

Alexander Hughes

Garon Muller with Burnside Law Firm makes client satisfaction his priority. Mr. Muller made sure that I had a lucid understanding during every discussion. He never made a decision without my input and made me feel like we were partners. Garon Muller was very professional and push for the maximum dollar amount from the insurance company. Me and my family considered ourselves blessed to have been represented by Garon Muller with Burnside Law Firm. We highly recommend Garon Muller and Burnside Law Firm! Burnside Law Firm staff are exceptional and exceeded our expectations.

Lynn Eldridge

I have known the Burnside family for many years. Recently Thomas was most helpful in getting my check following an auto collision. I highly recommend their firm.

Damien Williams

I definitely felt comfortable in there hands really good people.

Jacob Clements

Very very good law firm. Went above and beyond to make things right. Highly reccomend.

Barbara Huskinson

Burnside Law did what they said they would do. Garon Muller was great in communicating and looked out for my best interest in getting what was fair in my settlement. I would recommend Burnside to anyone.

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    Augusta

    2919 Professional Pkwy

    Augusta, GA, 30907

    Phone: (706) 432-8320

    Athens

    325 North Milledge Avenue

    Athens, GA, 30601

    Phone: (706) 227-4264