Timothy J. Santelli is the founder of and principal attorney at The Law Offices Of Timothy J. Santelli, PC. Located in Atlanta and providing representation to clients throughout the state of Georgia and Southeast, he divides his practice among personal injury litigation, wrongful death litigation, and medical malpractice. Mr. Santelli has been admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts since 1997.
In his personal injury and wrongful death practice, Mr. Santelli assists people who have incurred economic and noneconomic losses as a result of the negligence of other parties. The types of cases that he has handled in this regard have arisen out of incidents involving premises liability, defective products, medical malpractice, and trucking/big rig and other motor vehicle collisions. During his career as a plaintiff\'s attorney, Mr. Santelli has been able to obtain millions of dollars in compensation via settlements and jury awards on behalf of his clients.
Mr. Santelli also provides representation to people who have been injured on the job and have third party negligence claims. For clients whose injuries or illnesses, however contracted or sustained, have made it impossible for them to return to work, his firm helps them file claims for Social Security Disability benefits and provides assistance at all stages of the appeals process.
Mr. Santelli majored in social sciences at the University at Buffalo, part of the State University of New York, prior to obtaining his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School. His professional affiliations include the American Association for Justice and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.