Brent J. Kaplan

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Location:
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone:
770-351-4400
877-841-8294 (Toll Free)
Fax:
770-828-0100
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Brent Kaplan, an Atlanta native, has been a member of the Georgia Bar since 1983. He is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Vanderbilt University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and a cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law, where he served as a member of the Georgia Law Review.

Mr. Kaplan is a trial lawyer and has extensive experience in a wide range of practice areas, including property insurance coverage, measurement and subrogation cases, bad-faith claims, and also disputes under comprehensive general liability policies. Mr. Kaplan has extensive experience in personal injury cases, including wrongful death, product liability and medical negligence. In addition, Mr. Kaplan has litigated numerous commercial cases including class and collective actions and has significant experience litigating restrictive covenants in employment contracts. He has served as both lead trial and appellate counsel in cases throughout the country. He is also a certified mediator.

Mr. Kaplan comes to Isenberg & Hewitt from Robins, Kaplan, Miller, and Ciresi, where he served as managing partner of the firm's Atlanta office.

Mr. Kaplan is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association, State Bar of Georgia, the Lawyers Club of Atlanta and Gridiron Secret Society. He is co-author of the chapter "Procedural Points" in the Trial Practice Manual published by the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Property Insurance Coverage/Measurement Disputer
  • Measurement and Subrogation Cases
  • Bad-Faith Claims
  • Disputes Under Comprehensive General Liability Policies

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1998
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 1998
  • Supreme Court of Georgia

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. cum laude - 1983
    • Law Review: The University of Georgia Law Review, Member
  • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 1980
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Published Works

  • Procedural Points, Co-Author, Trial Practice Manual Georgia Trial Lawyers Association

Honors and Awards

  • "Georgia Super Lawyer" by Law & Politics Magazine

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America), Member
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
  • Gridiron Secret Society, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Robins, Kaplan, Miller, and Ciresi, Managing Partner

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa