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Ashley D. Alfonso

Associate


Practice Areas

Automobile LitigationCatastrophic Injury & Wrongful DeathCommercial LitigationMedical MalpracticePremises LiabilityProducts LiabilityProfessional LiabilityWorkers' Compensation

Education

  • Vanderbilt University Law School (J.D., 2007)
  • Vanderbilt University (B.A., 2004)

Biography

Ashley D. Alfonso practices in the areas of general liability and civil litigation, focusing primarily in automobile litigation, premises liability, medical malpractice, and workers’ compensation defense. Ms. Alfonso’s representative experience includes the defense of automobile accident and uninsured motorist claims, medical malpractice claims against health care providers, and premises liability claims against retailers and hoteliers and other businesses in the hospitality industry. She has jury trial experience as co-counsel in medical malpractice cases in addition to handling motions for summary judgment, appeals, and alternative dispute resolutions at the state and federal levels. Ms. Alfonso is admitted in all state and appellate courts in Georgia and Florida, the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Ms. Alfonso received her J.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Law in 2007, and graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in History and a minor in Spanish in 2004. Ms. Alfonso is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and The Florida Bar. She is also on the Board of Directors of the Druid Hills Child Development Center. Ms. Alfonso has been named a Georgia Super Lawyer Rising Star by Atlanta Magazine every year since 2013.


Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • The Florida Bar
  • Vanderbilt University Alumni Association
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • Board of Directors of the Druid Hills Child Development Center
  • Defense Research Institute

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2007
  • Florida, 2008

Publications and Presentations

  • "Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Law - Made Simple" - NBI Seminar, June 27, 2017
  • "Damages, Liens and Subrogation in Settlement Negotiations" - NBI Seminar: Auto Injury Litigation from Start to Finish, December 2016
  • "A New Spoliation Standard? The Georgia Supreme Court Weighs in On When the Duty to Preserve Evidence is Triggered" – The Tort Report, Fall 2015
  • "CMS Update and Legislative and Caw Law Update" - NBI Seminar: Advanced Issues in Personal Injury Litigation, December 2014
  • "Ethical Considerations When Handling Medicare Set-Asides" - NBI Seminar: Medicare Set-Asides in Personal Injury Settlements, September 2014
  • "Maximizing Opportunities for Summary Judgment" - Premises Liability Webinar, June 2014
  • "Medicare Set-Asides and the New Rules for the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services" – NBI Seminar: Handling Complex Auto Insurance Coverage Disputes, October 2013

Awards & Recognitions

Georgia Super Lawyer Rising Star by Atlanta Magazine (2013, 2014, 2016)


Interests/Additional Information

Member of The Alpha Gamma Alpha alumnae chapter of Alpha Chi Omega


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