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Jim Hollis, Jena Lombard and Jace Williams to Present at GDLA 55th Annual Meeting

Jim Hollis, partner in the firm’s Atlanta office and member of the Litigation Practice, along with Jena Lombard and Jace Williams, attorneys in the Atlanta office and members of the Litigation Practice, presented at the 55th annual Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (GDLA) meeting held at the Hammock Beach Resort June 9-12, 2022. Jim and Jena shared insights on defending catastrophic damages cases and Jace’s presentation focused on the importance of Typography. 

Founded over 50 years ago, GDLA is a statewide organization dedicated to the training and development of civil defense attorneys in Georgia by providing educational programming, thought leadership and networking opportunities for its 960 members. Dart Meadows, partner in the Atlanta office and member of the firm’s Litigation Practice, serves as the organization’s current president. 

Jim focuses his practice on product liability and complex commercial litigation, particularly healthcare litigation. In his product liability practice, he represents designers and manufacturers of products in class actions, mass torts and individual claims involving serious bodily injury or death. Jim was recently elected to the GDLA Board of Directors. Jena focuses on medical malpractice litigation, and personal injury and wrongful death actions. Jace represents clients in a wide range of commercial litigation and products liability cases. 

Dart is a trial lawyer with a focus on business litigation, product liability, healthcare, and real estate litigation. Dart’s clients include publicly-traded and privately-held corporations, manufacturers, distributors, and individuals. He has a national practice representing domestic and international power tool and woodworking machinery manufacturers, distributors, and dealers in product liability litigation.