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Georgia Product Liability Claims Attorneys

Thousands of deaths and injuries are directly attributable to dangerous and defective products sold in the United States, highlighting a critical issue in consumer safety. Despite the commendable efforts undertaken by regulatory bodies such as the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to enforce safety standards, a concerning number of products continue to pose serious risks to consumers nationwide. This alarming trend exposes millions of people to potentially life-threatening hazards due to products that fail to meet even the most basic government safety standards.

At the Augusta and Athens, Georgia, law offices of Burnside Law Firm, our commitment to advocating for consumer rights and safety has been unwavering since our establishment in 1978. Over the decades, we have witnessed firsthand the devastating impacts of negligent product manufacturing and distribution. Our experienced team of attorneys specializes in handling product liability claims, seeking justice and compensation for individuals and families affected by dangerous products. We understand the complexities of product liability law and work tirelessly to hold responsible parties accountable for the harm caused to innocent consumers. With a track record of successful cases and a deep-seated dedication to protecting the public from unsafe products, Burnside Law Firm stands ready to provide expert legal representation for those in need.

Comprehensive Legal Support for Product Liability Claims

Anything sold to consumers, excluding services and real estate, falls under the purview of product liability law. This broad definition encompasses various products, ranging from electronics and household appliances to pharmaceuticals, vehicles and children’s toys. The sheer diversity of products subject to product liability laws underscores the complexity of these cases. Each product category comes with its unique set of manufacturing processes, design considerations, and potential hazards, necessitating a deep understanding of industry standards and regulations.

Navigating a product liability lawsuit requires extensive legal knowledge and the expertise of professionals well-versed in the intricacies of product design, manufacturing, and safety standards. This often involves retaining experts such as engineers, scientists, and medical professionals to analyze the product in question and provide expert testimony.

At Burnside Law Firm, we recognize the multifaceted challenges faced by individuals injured due to defective or dangerous products. Our team is dedicated to pursuing justice on behalf of our clients and securing the compensation they rightfully deserve for their damages, including medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. We understand the financial and emotional toll that such injuries can inflict, and we are committed to providing compassionate and aggressive legal representation.

If a defective product has harmed you and you are considering a product liability claim against the responsible party, we encourage you to contact one of our experienced attorneys for a free initial consultation. During this consultation, we can assess the details of your case, explain your legal options, and outline how we can advocate for your rights and interests throughout the legal process. Your well-being and pursuit of justice are our priorities, and we are here to support you every step of the way.

Common Types of Product Liability Claims

No matter what happens, there always seems to be some dangerous product that is in the focus of the media. In prior years, it was defective tires on sports utility vehicles then it shifted to tainted food. Now, the main focus seems to be on children’s toys. Our firm has handled all manner of product liability claims involving:

  • Boats and personal watercraft
  • Cars, trucks and motorcycles
  • Bicycles and other recreational equipment
  • TV stands and other household appliances and furniture
  • Industrial equipment and construction tools

Product liability claims necessitate a deep understanding of a wide range of products and the potential ways in which these products can cause harm to individuals. Our legal team is well-equipped to handle the complexities of such cases, delving into the intricate details of product design, manufacturing processes, and safety standards. We take a thorough approach to examining your case, aiming to uncover the root cause of your injuries.

How Does Burnside Law Firm Build Your Case?

Our investigative process involves evaluating whether your injury resulted from a design defect, manufacturing defect, or a failure in warning or instruction provided with the product. Design defects refer to inherent flaws in the product’s design that make it unreasonably dangerous for its intended use. Manufacturing defects, on the other hand, occur during the production process and can lead to products deviating from their intended design, rendering them unsafe. Additionally, inadequate or misleading warnings or instructions can contribute to product-related injuries if users are not adequately informed about potential risks or proper usage.

By analyzing these key factors, we can build a strong case on your behalf and pursue the compensation you deserve for your damages. Our goal is to hold negligent manufacturers or distributors accountable for their actions and to secure justice and financial recovery for our clients. If you believe you have suffered injuries due to a defective product, don’t hesitate to contact our firm for a thorough evaluation of your situation and personalized legal guidance.

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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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Our Client Testimonials

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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    2919 Professional Pkwy

    Augusta, GA, 30907

    Phone: (706) 432-8320


    325 North Milledge Avenue

    Athens, GA, 30601

    Phone: (706) 227-4264