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Medical Malpractice Liability Attorneys

Every day, individuals place their trust in the hands of medical professionals, entrusting them with the responsibility of safeguarding their health and well-being. This trust is founded on the expectation that they will receive not just adequate but exceptional medical care. Indeed, the vast majority of doctors, nurses, and hospitals diligently uphold this standard, providing patients with the highest level of care possible.

However, within the complex healthcare landscape, there are regrettable instances where this standard is not met. Despite stringent regulations and ethical guidelines, some medical practitioners fall short of fulfilling their duty to patients. These lapses can have devastating consequences, not only eroding trust in the healthcare system but also resulting in significant harm or even loss of life. A recent study conducted by the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences shed light on the alarming prevalence of medical malpractice, revealing that approximately 98,000 lives are lost each year due to preventable medical errors. This sobering statistic underscores the urgent need for continuous vigilance, rigorous oversight, and ongoing efforts to improve patient safety within the medical community.

Know That You Have Rights

Many individuals who suffer injuries as a result of medical malpractice often do not pursue financial restitution for their losses. Despite the significant impact on their lives, including physical and emotional distress, many victims choose not to seek compensation for various reasons, such as fear of legal complexities or concerns about retaliation from healthcare providers. The consequences of medical malpractice extend far beyond individual tragedies; they also impose a substantial financial burden on society as a whole. The National Academy Press has estimated that the annual economic toll of medical malpractice ranges between $17 billion and $24 billion, highlighting the widespread ramifications of these incidents.

At Burnside Law Firm, located in Augusta, Georgia, we specialize in representing individuals who have been affected by medical malpractice. Our experienced team is dedicated to advocating for the rights of victims and their families, offering compassionate and comprehensive legal assistance. If you or a loved one has suffered injury or loss due to doctor negligence or medical errors, we urge you to contact our skilled Georgia medical malpractice attorneys. During a complimentary and confidential initial consultation, we will thoroughly evaluate your case, explain your legal rights, and determine the viability of pursuing a claim for the compensation you deserve. Your well-being is our top priority, and we are here to support you through every step of the legal process.

Types of Medical Malpractice Claims

Serious injury can result from all manner of medical mistakes committed by doctors, nurses and other medical professionals at such institutions as the Medical College of Georgia (MCG), University Hospital, Eisenhower Army Medical Center (EAMC), Doctors Hospital, The Veterans Administration (VA), Joseph M. Still Burn Center, St. Josephs and others. Since 1978, our firm has been representing people throughout Georgia in medical malpractice claims related to:

While no medical professional can guarantee success, he or she must live up to a professional standard of care. When the failure to adhere to this standard injures you, you deserve financial compensation and justice.

Contact Us for Augusta Doctor Negligence Attorneys

To speak directly with one of our highly knowledgeable and experienced Augusta doctor negligence lawyers regarding your medical malpractice claim and to explore the avenues available for holding accountable the medical staff responsible for your injuries, we encourage you to contact the esteemed legal professionals at the law office of Burnside Law Firm in Augusta, Georgia. We offer a no-cost, obligation-free initial consultation where you can discuss the details of your case with our dedicated team. By contacting us, you can take the first step towards seeking justice and obtaining the compensation you rightfully deserve for the harm you have endured.

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2919 Professional Pkwy

Augusta, GA, 30907

Phone: (706) 432-8320


325 North Milledge Avenue

Athens, GA, 30601

Phone: (706) 227-4264

We have recovered tens of millions in settlements and verdicts

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.

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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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Ashton Revollo

Ashton is a trial lawyer in Augusta, GA who focuses his law practice on the representation of individuals who have suffered serious injuries or damages due to the negligent or reckless conduct of others, including automobile wrecks, job-related accidents, unsafe premises, or defective
products. Before beginning his practice, Ashton obtained his J.D., at Emory University School of Law, where he gained valuable courtroom experience as an intern assisting the District Attorney for DeKalb
County. After his time at Emory, Ashton received experience as a trial attorney at a respected personal injury firm in Atlanta before moving to Augusta. Over the course of his career, Ashton has assisted deserving clients in recovering millions of dollars in injury cases throughout Georgia.

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Burnside Law Firm

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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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    2919 Professional Pkwy

    Augusta, GA, 30907

    Phone: (706) 432-8320


    325 North Milledge Avenue

    Athens, GA, 30601

    Phone: (706) 227-4264