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Robert Bourne
Attorney At Law
Address:

106 Colony Park Dr # 1000, Cumming, GA 30040

Phone:

770-886-3030

Fax

770-886-3033

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About Robert

Robert Bourne was born in Orange County and grew up in the Southern California region. Robert is a Phi Beta Kappa honors graduate from the University of Georgia. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree at Georgia State University.

Each and every case is handled by Robert Bourne personally. Robert enjoys interacting with his clients and developing a rapport that will help achieve maximum recovery. He has been lauded by his clients as being an attorney who provides a personal service to his clients and remains active in keeping each and every one of his clients informed. This philosophy has resulted in many of Robert's clients returning for further services and the referral of his former client’s family and friends.

Robert Bourne has devoted his entire legal career to representing individuals who have been injured on the job, and in other types of accidents. He has 25 years of experience in auto accidents, wrongful death, and workers compensation cases. He is a former president of the Workers Compensation Section of the Georgia Trail Lawyers Association and a former vice president of the GTLA. He was appointed to serve on the Governor’s Advisory Council for Workers Compensation. He has also served on the Chairman’s Advisory Council of the State Board of Workers Compensation.

When Robert is not vigorously representing his clients, he enjoys watching the Georgia Bulldogs play football. Robert also enjoys staying active and riding his KTM dual sport dirt bike.

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Notable Appellate Cases

MASSEY v. ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY

Outcome: Reversal in favor of plaintiff.

RUSS v. AMERICAN TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH

Outcome: Claimant won on appeal, Court of Appeals reversed Superior Court and reinstated Claimant's victory

Frett V. State Farm

Outcome: Victory for the injured worker. Supreme Court revereses the Court of Appeals and abolishes the "scheduled break defense".

Publications

"Strategic Use of Fact and Expert Witnesses And Character Assassination." Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE Georgia)

"5 Things I Would Change About Workers’ Compensation." Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE Georgia)

Associations

Georgia Injured Workers Advocates. Member. 2014 - Present

WIN PAC. Board of Directors. 2010 - Present

Forsyth County Bar Association. Member. 1998 - Present.

Workers Compensation Claimant's Lawyers (WCCL). Board of Directors. 1993 - Present.

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. Attorney Member. 1990 - Present.

Workers Compensation Claimant's Lawyers (WCCL). President. 2000 - 2002.