Haug Law Group, LLC

Haug Law Group, LLC

Haug Law Group, we focus on litigating cases and achieving maximum results for clients. With an excess million dollar verdict and millions in settlements contact us toll free at 1-844-Haug-Law (1-844-428-4529). We will come to you.

Firm Overview

James R. Haug is dedicated to having his firm achieve true value on all of his client's cases. He seeks to maximize his client's recovery against big insurance companies. James handles personal injury cases for his clients, including wrongful death cases, catastrophic injury cases, medical malpractice cases and auto accident cases.

If you feel that you have an injury that needs to be fully compensated please feel free to contact James R. Haug at [email protected] or contact him at 844-428-4529.

James R. Haug regularly litigates very complex and major cases. James Haug works in close associate with his mentor and friend, Eric J. Hertz, the author of the Georgia Law of Damages.
Main Office

Contact James R. Haug:
[email protected]
8237 Dunwoody Place Building 18
Atlanta  GA  30350

Phone
  • (844) 428-4529
Fax
  • (678) 528-2999

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

My firm is dedicated to helping those who have been severely injured and big insurance companies whose sole goal is to not properly compensate those who have been injured.

I have seen over and over how insurance companies see weakness in the injured as their advantage. They see that they have the money and time and can wait out those who have been injured who need medical treatment and need help now.

I have dedicated my firm to helping those who have been permanently injured and to those who need a voice and need to be heard now and not when the insurance companies get around to it. My firm presses the issue to help those whose lives have been permanently altered due to the negligence of the insurance companies defendant(s).

I am an experienced personal injury litigator who has averaged total in gross settlements over a million dollars a year and who achieved over a million dollar verdict in Cobb County in his first three years of practice. James Haug is a rising star in the Georgia legal community and seeks to aggressively represent each and everyone of his client's cases against big insurance companies.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

James has been in the trenches with his plaintiffs and has almost a perfect track record securing his client's settlements over what was offered by the insurance company and whose main goal is to get his clients the compensation they deserve.

Practice Area: Medical Malpractice

Outcome: Plaintiff's Verdict Over One Million

Description: Case involved a plaintiff who treated with a primary care physician who failed to meet the requirements of the standard of care by failing to treat my client. The doctor completely disputed liability and the case went to trial in Cobb County and resulted in a plaintiff's verdict for James' client. Reported on in the Daily Report.

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Practice Area: Personal Injury
Outcome: Plaintiff's Settlement for $325,000.00.

Description: Plaintiff had a pre-existing back injuries, plaintiff's case was based on aggravation of pre-existing injury and new injury to the L3-L4.

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Practice Area: Personal Injury
Outcome: Settled for confidential amount

Description: A young child tragically had her toe torn from her during a boating accident. Case settled for a confidential amount.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

My firm is dedicated to providing a voice to those who have been injured now. It is imperative that those who have been injured have been seen by the appropriate medical providers and that there case is presented in a manner that gets the outcome those who are injured deserve.

Certain types of injuries that may result from an automobile accident range from:

• Traumatic brain injuries: One of the most common and debilitating injuries suffered by drivers and passengers is an acquired brain injury caused by the head being hit or hitting an object violently (called a traumatic brain injury). Symptoms can be mild, moderate or severe, depending on the extent of damage to the brain and the area affected. Even when there is no visible sign of trauma (i.e., cuts or bruises), the brain may have been jostled inside the skull due to the force of impact causing bruising, bleeding and swelling of the brain.

• Spinal cord damage resulting in paralysis, paraplegia, quadriplegia or permanent damage: The damage to the spinal cord is caused when displaced bone fragments, disc material, or ligaments bruise or tear into spinal cord tissue, destroying axons, the part of our nerve cells that carry signals up and down the spinal cord between the brain and the rest of the body. Damage to the spinal cord often results in a loss of function or feeling.

• Back: The lower back is the most common site of back injuries, including sprains and strains, herniated discs and fractured vertebrae. These injuries can cause pain and limit your mobility. Sometimes the symptoms of even the most serious back injuries can take some time to show up after an accident. Unfortunately, back injury can cause long lasting pain and discomfort.

• Neck strains: Another common form of injury from a car accident is neck injuries, which can occur in more mild forms such as whiplash and neck strain, to more serious injuries like cervical dislocation and disc injury.

• Permanent scarring: In a car accident, injuries to the face are common and can be caused by the steering wheel, dashboard, airbag, windshield, side window, car seats or shattered glass. These injuries range in severity from scrapes and bruises, to laceration and fractures, even serious disorders affecting the jaw and dental injuries.

• Loss of limb or body part: The loss of limb, even of the smallest body parts can be severely debilitating to a person’s mental condition as well as more than likely requiring very intricate and expensive implants or prosthetics to allow a person to lead a normal life throughout the rest of that person’s life.

• Internal injuries: The impact of a motor vehicle accident can cause internal injuries, including injuries to bowels, kidneys, the spleen, liver, lungs, heart or aorta. Fractured ribs are also quite common, causing punctured lungs and other internal organs. Internal injuries are life threatening and should be treated by a medical professional immediately.

• Psychological injuries: Motor vehicle accidents involving severe injuries and even loss of life can result in drivers and passengers suffering short or long-term psychological injuries such as emotional distress, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), persistent anxiety and depression. These psychological injuries can affect every facet of a person’s life and have long-lasting effects.

• Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy syndrome: RSD is an older term used to describe one form of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). Both RSD and CRPS are nerve disorders characterized by chronic severe burning pain, pathological changes in bone and skin, excessive sweating, tissue swelling and extreme sensitivity to touch. RSD is unique in that it affects the nerves, skin, muscles, blood vessels and bones at the same time. RSD is is most often caused by trauma to the extremities, some conditions that can bring RSD about are sprains, fractures, surgery, damage to blood vessels or nerves and certain brain injuries.

Suffering from severe injuries like these result is loss in enjoyment of life and can be very complex to present in court. Our attorneys are skilled to present any type of injury to a jury so they can understand a plaintiff's injury.

Most personal injury cases result in general damages, but in serious injury cases, you need to make sure you hire the right personal injury attorney who knows how to handle situations like yours or your loved one because they will need to execute the appropriate strategies to show and convince the judge and jury that compensation is deserved.

James Haug's firm is dedicated to achieving that goal for each and every one of his clients.

James Haug

James Haug is a rising star of the Georgia Legal Community. Since being barred in Georgia, he has achieved major victories, including receiving a verdict in excess of one million dollars in one of the most difficult personal injury practice areas in one of the more conservative counties against one of the biggest medical malpractice insurance companies in the nation.

In 2013, James settled over a million dollars in catastrophic injury cases involving dismembering of body parts, disc fusion surgeries and other terrible injuries. James sole goal is to seek fair compensation for his clients and insure that the big insurance companies give the proper compensation for cases.

James works closely with the author of the Georgia Law of Damages and one of the preeminent trial attorneys in Georgia. Contact us 1-844-HAUG-LAW (1-844-428-4529) or via email at [email protected] to discuss your case.

Client Reviews
My family wanted to take the time personally and tell you how blessed we are to have your firm represent us. When we were in the wreck we didn't know which way to go. Since you have been working our case we know you have everything under control, and mostly you have showed us you care and are always there we when need someone. We look at you as a friend, and I would highly recommend you and your law firm to anyone. We have been so pleased the past few months working with you. Thank you so much for taking care of our family, being just and phone call away and a friend!!
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James Haug is very knowledgeable and dedicated to the interests of his clients. I would definitely recommend Haug Law Group to friends and family in need of legal services.
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The service provided by this law firm is incredible. Mr. James Haug represented me throughout my case and had my best interest in mind throughout the entire process. He was very professional and prompt when responding to any correspondence. I would definitely recommend this law firm if you are looking for a team of attorneys that will handle your case with compassion and take your needs seriously.
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They assisted me in every avenue of my auto accident in which I was rear ended; from traffic court to doctors appointments and insurance issues. At every point I felt as though I was their top priority. Their knowledge, service and professionalism is top notch. I recommend them and would use them again.
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Practice Area: Medical Malpractice

Outcome: Plaintiff's Verdict Over One Million

Description: Case involved a plaintiff who treated with a primary care physician who failed to meet the requirements of the standard of care by failing to treat my client. The doctor completely disputed liability and the case went to trial in Cobb County and resulted in a plaintiff's verdict for James' client. Reported on in the Daily Report.

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Practice Area: Personal Injury
Outcome: Plaintiff's Settlement for $325,000.00.

Description: Plaintiff had a pre-existing back injuries, plaintiff's case was based on aggravation of pre-existing injury and new injury to the L3-L4.

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Practice Area: Personal Injury
Outcome: Settled for confidential amount

Description: A young child tragically had her toe torn from her during a boating accident. Case litigated heavily and settled for a confidential amount.

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* Results do not predict the future of any case, no two cases are alike. These only show the past results James has received for his clients.
License
  • Bar Number: 940506
    Georgia , 2009
Education
  • University of Georgia
    Double Major: History and Religion , 2006
  • John Marshall Law School
    Juris Doctorate , 2009

James Haug

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