William F. Holbertis an honors graduate from Wake Forest University, and a 1996 graduate from Emory University School of Law. He is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and former member of the Defense Research Institute.
Mr. Holbert’s practice has focused on long term care and medical malpractice litigation for over two decades. He is a former defense lawyer from one of Atlanta’s largest defense firms where he defended nursing homes, hospitals, physicians and other medical professionals. He now represents injured residents and their families in long term care litigation, victims of medical malpractice and victims of automobile accidents.
His litigation work focuses on representing patients and families against assisted living, skilled nursing, acute, sub acute and long-term care facilities. He advocates for fair compensation when wrongful acts and omissions are discovered, and through aggressive efforts tries to assure that the same thing will never happen to another innocent victim. As a representative of injured victims, Mr. Holbert has been able to obtain millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts.
Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
J.D. – 1996
Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
B.A. – 1993
Honors: cum laude
Major: Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Holbert Law Firm, Owner, 2006 to 2012
Hall, Booth, Smith & Slover, P.C., Senior Associate, 2002 to 2006
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2006 to Present
GTLA Nursing Home Litigation Group, Co-Chair, 2009 to Present
American Association for Justice, 2012 to Present
AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group, 2012 to Present
Defense Research Institute, Member
Georgia Nursing Home Association, Member
Current Employment Position
Long Term Care
Assisted Living Facilities
Georgia Court of Appeals, 1997
Supreme Court of Georgia, 2000
U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 2006