Michael J. Rust

1700 Atlanta Plaza
950 East Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

Phone: (404) 870-7375 Fax: (404) 870-1075 Download vCard

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Michael J. Rust

1700 Atlanta Plaza
950 East Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

Phone: (404) 870-7375 Fax: (404) 870-1075 Download vCard

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Biography

Michael Rust graduated from Emory University in 1980 and Emory University School of Law in 1983 where he was Notes and Comments editor of the Emory Law Journal (Law Review). Since that time, he has maintained an active trial practice in the state of Georgia both in State and Federal Courts, representing corporations and insurers in significant injury cases.

Michael Rust’s areas of practice primarily concern wrongful death and catastrophic injury litigation, construction litigation, insurance coverage litigation and products liability litigation. Since 1983 Mr. Rust has handled numerous cases in each of these areas and obtained favorable results for his clients.
Along with his partner, Matt Moffett, Mr. Rust authored the Agency Section of West Publishing’s Georgia Employment Law Treatise. Mr. Rust has received AV rating (the highest rating) from Martindale-Hubbell and since 1999 has been voted a Georgia Super Lawyer.

 


 

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association; Member, Board of Directors, 2012-2014;
  • Litigation Section, Member, Board of Directors, 2010-2012
  • Atlanta Claims Association, Member
  • Counsel Litigation Management, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • The Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDCC)
  • Georgia Defense Lawyer Association, Member
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
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