Mr. Whiteman has represented those who have been injured while on the job or in accidents caused by the negligence of others for over 35 years. His clients come from all walks of life and occupations. Mr. Whiteman began his legal practice representing insurance companies and claims agencies, thereby gaining a vast knowledge of the way they assess and defend claims. He puts this knowledge to work for his clients in an effort to maximize their recovery. He is a frequent lecturer and writer on the subject of workers’ compensation and injury-related issues.
A native Atlantan, Mr. Whiteman obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia and his law degree at Mercer University. Previously, he helped to found the insurance and civil litigation firm of Gorby, Reeves, Moraitakis & Whiteman, where he was a partner for seven years. He left in 1992 to establish a practice as a sole practitioner until forming the workers’ compensation firm of Whiteman, Smith, & Hamilton in 1997. He was a principal in the firm of Whiteman, Hamilton & Hasner until 2003. He then joined Cohen, Cooper, Estep, & Whiteman in 2004 as a principal. He now practices law in Vinings. He and his wife, Pat, live in Sandy Springs, Georgia with their three dogs.
Let Mr. Whiteman advise you on your rights. The initial consultation is always free of charge. Mr. Whiteman meets with every potential client personally to review the strengths and weaknesses of their case. You will receive the personal attention that you need and deserve.