The Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates help people in East Point, Georgia, and across the Southeastern United States who were the victims of accidents caused by the negligence of others. Their lawyers have the experience to handle all types of personal injury cases including the following:
- Personal Injury Cases
- Car Accident Injuries
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Slip-and-fall Injuries
- Workers’ Compensation
- DUI Accident Injuries
- Social Security Disability
- Wrongful Death
- Surgical Injuries
- Medical Malpractice
Call the East Point personal injury Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates today. You can schedule a free consultation to talk about your personal injury claim.
East Point Hospitals & Medical Centers
The Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates know Workers’ Compensation claims can be complicated. If you have had an accident at work, they have the experience to help you. Their Workers’ Compensation attorneys have represented thousands of injured workers. People seriously injured on the job often need immediate medical attention. East Point, Georgia, area hospitals and medical centers include:
- Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding
- Piedmont Hospital
- Emory University Hospital Midtown
- Emory University Hospital
- Henry Medical Center
- Wellstar Cobb Hospital
- Emory Adventist Hospital
The East Point, Georgia, Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates are always available to make home or hospital consultations should your accident injuries be serious enough to prevent you from visiting them at their office.
About East Point, Georgia
East Point, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta, is located in Fulton County. East Point’s population was estimated at 43,084 residents in 2009 by the U.S. Census Bureau. The major employers for East Point, GA, residents include Tenet-South Fulton Medical Center, the City of East Point, Owens-Brockway Glass Company, Inc., Newell Recycling, and the Bonterra Nursing Center. East Point has seen major development recently at the intersection of Camp Creek Parkway and Interstate 285 with the opening of the Camp Creek Marketplace and related development, including an influx of newly built homes, schools, hotel developments, offices and warehouse spaces.
The East Point Court System
The Judicial Branch of the State of Georgia is made up of courts of limited, general and appellate jurisdiction. The courts of limited jurisdiction, which hear civil cases such as personal injury lawsuits, include magistrate courts, which hear civil suits where the compensation sought is under $15,000, and the state courts of counties, which hear civil cases in addition to misdemeanor criminal cases.
The basic trial court in East Point, Georgia, with general jurisdiction for hearing cases involving state law is the superior court. In superior court, any civil or criminal case may be tried and all felonies must be tried. The legislature has divided Georgia into 48 superior court circuits, with each circuit containing from one to eight counties and served by one or more judges.
Georgia’s two major courts of appellate jurisdiction are the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court. These courts do not try cases, but hear appeals from lower courts.
East Point, Ga., utilizes the Fulton County courts in Atlanta, the county seat of Fulton County.
- Fulton County Magistrate Court, 185 Central Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30303. Phone: (404) 613-4245
- State Court of Fulton County, 185 Central Avenue SW, Atlanta, GA 30303. Phone: (404) 613-4245
- Fulton County Superior Court, 136 Pryor Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30303. Phone: (404) 613-5313
- Court of Appeals of Georgia, 47 Trinity Avenue S.W., Suite 501 Atlanta, GA 30334. Phone: (404) 656-3450
- The Supreme Court of Georgia, 244 Washington Street, Room 572, State Office Annex Building, Atlanta, Georgia 30334. Phone: (404) 656-3470
Contact East Point Accident and Personal Injury Attorneys Today
If you have been seriously injured in an East Point accident such as a car accident on busy Interstate 285, you can trust that the dedicated team of expert Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates will get you the compensation you deserve. Call them today or fill out the online form for a free case evaluation.