Michael Roth is an Associate Trial Attorney at Stewart Miller Simmons Trial Attorneys where he represents victims of civil rights, sexual assaults, tractor-trailer accidents, auto accidents, premises liability, shootings, catastrophic injury and wrongful death. Prior to joining the firm, Michael clerked for a judge in the Superior Court of Fulton County and worked at a plaintiff’s firm representing individuals injured in auto accidents and premises liability cases. Michael has helped obtain millions of dollars in total recovery through settlements and trials since joining the bar in 2016.
Recently, Michael was selected to the 2021 Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, an honor reserved for only 2.5% of attorneys in Georgia. He was also selected into the 2020-2021 Georgia Trial Lawyers highly competitive LEAD leadership program.
Michael was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University in 2012. Following undergraduate school, Michael earned his J.D. from the Georgia State College of Law in 2016. While in law school, Michael held clerkships at two criminal defense firms, the Cobb County District Attorney’s Office, and a well-respected plaintiff’s firm helping represent victims of tractor-trailer accidents, auto accidents, and premises liability arising out of catastrophic accidents.
Michael has been acknowledged in legal publications including: Trial Practice Manual; Trial Handbook for Georgia Lawyers; Carlson on Evidence: Comparing Georgia and Federal Rules; and the Georgia chapter of a state law compendium for a national truck accident lawyer organization. Michael has also been asked speak to at a number of speaking engagements and seminars.
Michael takes pride in making sure that his clients receive fair value for their cases and is not afraid to take a case to a jury trial when they do not. When he is not practicing law, Michael enjoys playing sports, traveling, watching movies, and supporting his Atlanta Braves and Indiana Hoosiers.
- Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
- Gate City Bar Association