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Michael W. Horst

Michael W. Horst

Horst Pirkle & Shewmaker, LLC
  • Personal Injury, Insurance Claims
  • Georgia
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Summary

I grew up in Toledo, Ohio. I went to college at Miami (OH) University. I then went to Wake Forest University School of Law.

I have been practicing law since 2001. For more than 14 years, my practice focused on representing companies and insurers in personal injury actions. My specialty was defending truck drivers, motor carriers, and their insurers. I enjoyed the legal work the cases’ results often left me empty and unfulfilled. In 2015, I transformed my practice. Instead of representing companies and insurers, I changed to filing lawsuits against them. I now enjoys being part of the solution instead of one of the many obstacles standing between the injured person and just compensation. It is hard work for sure going up against billion dollar insurance companies but it is made easier by the fact I used to be one of their lawyers. I know their tactics, their strategies, and their ploys.

Education
Wake Forest University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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Miami University of Ohio
B.S. | Bachelor of Arts and Science
Honors: Graduated cum laude
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Crash Course
Smart Business
Personal Injury Statute of Limitations: Tolled While Criminal Prosecution is Pending
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association Journal
Awards
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Claims
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Website
Contact & Map
Horst Pirkle & Shewmaker, LLC
3030 Royal Boulevard South
Suite 125
Alpharetta, GA 30022
USA
Toll-Free: (404) 400-1175
Fax: (404) 400-1176