D. Gary Lovell, Jr.

Partner / Atlanta Charleston

As a litigation partner in the firm with over 30 years’ experience, Gary’s defense practice includes representation of physicians, nurses, medical care institutions, allied health providers, motor carriers and their insurers, and other business related litigants in civil litigation.  Gary also counsels and represents businesses and individuals in insurance and employment related matters.

Gary has served as lead counsel in over 90 jury trials of catastrophic injury or wrongful death tort actions in state and federal courts in Georgia and South Carolina.  He has participated in hundreds of mediations or arbitration proceedings in the Southeastern states.  He also represents clients in the Appellate Courts of Georgia, South Carolina and Florida.

In addition to litigation work, Gary lectures at the invitation of firm clients and numerous organizations in the legal and other fields.

Since 2005, Gary has been an honoree on the Georgia Super Lawyers® list in Atlanta Magazine/Law and Politics Magazine.  He is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was most recently selected for the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell 2022 AV Preeminent Attorney – Judicial Edition award. Since 2013, he was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America®.  In 2017, Gary was honored as The Best Lawyers 2018® “Lawyer of the Year” in Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (Charleston).

Gary is the firm leader for Themis Advocates Group.