Attorneys 2018-08-28T21:59:27+00:00

Jamie Carroll

jcarroll@carrollweiss.com

  • A.B., Princeton University
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania
  • Captain, U.S. Army, Airborne
  • 20 years at King & Spalding

Mike Weiss

mweiss@carrollweiss.com

  • B.A, Syracuse University
  • J.D., Emory University, Woodruff Fellow
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer
  • 8 years at King & Spalding

Russ Wofford

rwofford@carrollweiss.com

  • A.B., Princeton University
  • J.D., University of Chicago
  • U.S Army, Infantry officer and Ranger
  • 17 years at King & Spalding and Alston & Bird

Scott Cole

scole@carrollweiss.com

  • B.A., Auburn University
  • J.D., Georgia State University
  • 5 years at Carroll & Weiss

Client Results

Won a two week-long jury trial in federal court for a Fortune 25 company; plaintiff alleged the company’s products caused cancer.

Won an appeal, before a state supreme court, of a jury verdict of 130 million dollars.

Served as national coordinating counsel for two Fortune 100 companies jointly defending more than 55,000 asbestos claims; also served those clients both as national motions counsel and as trial counsel.

Overturned on appeal, before a state supreme court, a jury verdict of $150,000,000.

Won a motion to defeat creation of a multi-district litigation (MDL) case; argued before the Joint Panel on Multi-District Litigation (JPML).

National trial counsel for a large U.S. manufacturer of household fixtures; have represented the company in numerous wrongful death and brain injury suits.

Tried a two month-long case for a medical device manufacturer which resulted in a defense verdict as to plaintiff’s claims.

Obtained summary judgment in a wrongful death case, seeking eight figures in damages, for a Fortune 500 client.

Won a product liability jury trial in state court for the largest U.S. automobile manufacturer; plaintiff was seeking punitive damages.

Obtained a directed verdict during trial from a federal district court on a Daubert motion; appellants dismissed their case after oral argument in the Eleventh Circuit.