In 1979, Jere Locke Beasley founded the firm, which is now known as Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C. The firm represents plaintiffs and claimants in civil litigation. The firm employs more than 85 lawyers and over 275 support staff.
Our primary offices are based in Atlanta, Georgia, and Montgomery, Alabama, although we work with attorneys and clients throughout the country. Our Atlanta office focuses on cases in the state of Georgia and especially in the metro area. Beasley Allen represents plaintiffs and claimants in the following areas: Business Litigation, Personal Injury and Product Liability, Medical Devices and Drugs, Fraud, Employment Law, and Environmental.
Our attorneys are leaders in complex litigation in courtrooms around the U.S., including state and federal courts. Our attorneys and cases have been profiled in major national media such as Time Magazine, Business Week, Fortune Magazine, Forbes.com, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report, New York Times, National Law Journal, New Orleans Times-Picayune, CNBC’s “The Closing Bell,” 60 Minutes, NPR, CNN, Headline News, NBC’s “Today Show,” MSNBC, ABC’s “Good Morning America” Fox News and Fox’s “The O’Reilly Factor.” We have also represented clients testifying before U.S. Congressional committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
Our support staff includes full-time nurses, investigators, computer specialists, technologists, a marketing department and a comprehensive trial graphics team. We are one of the country’s leading firms involved in civil litigation on behalf of claimants, having represented hundreds of thousands of people.
We hold state and national records for the largest jury verdicts in numerous categories. Beasley Allen currently holds U.S. records for largest verdicts/settlements in five categories:
- The largest verdict against an oil company in U.S. History – $11.9 Billion
- The largest pharmaceutical drug settlement in U.S. History – $4.85 Billion
- The largest state Medicaid fraud litigation – $1.3 Billion
- The largest individual private environmental settlement in U.S. History – $700 Million
- The largest predatory lending verdict in U.S. History – $581 Million
We have handled cases involving verdicts and settlements amounting to more than $26 billion.