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    • Scott Pryor
      Scott Pryor

      Scott is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is listed in the top 1% of trial attorneys in the nation by the Litigator Awards. He is also a member of Super Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association—Champion Level and sits on the Communications Committee of GTLA, and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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    • JJ Timmons
      JJ Timmons

      J. J. Timmons graduated from Mercer Law School in 2000. He spent many years thereafter doing insurance defense work in general liability and workers’ compensation for several insurance companies and a major automobile manufacturer. He eventually realized that he was working on the wrong side and has been representing plaintiffs and injured workers for the last seven years.

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    • Zahra Jacobs
      Zahra Jacobs

      Zahra has a background in Project Management and Change Management with 18 years of experience in financial services. Throughout her career Zahra has implemented large scale transformation initiatives of processes and applications keeping people at the forefront. Zahra is very driven and solutions oriented and cares about people. She is also bilingual. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her husband, beautiful daughter, and their many pets (2 dogs, and 3 cats).

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    • Angie Hemmings
      Angie Hemmings

      Angie Hemmings joined Scott Pryor Law just last year, and has already made her mark on the Firm. Her previous employment on staff at a local church prepared Angie for her current role in client relations and marketing. Meeting prospective clients, checking in regularly with current clients, and staying in touch with former clients are what Angie is passionate about. She wants you to know that you and your family are important to her.

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    • Gilbert Abad
      Gilbert Abad

      Mr. Abad is an expert with over eighteen years of experience in the legal field, holds numerous degrees, and is bilingual. Over his career, Mr. Abad had the pleasure of training attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants, and office staff on legal issues and procedures. He has also taught Introduction to Law and Legal Research and Writing as an adjunct professor at Gwinnett College. He has served in the U.S. Army, and has served with the United Nations in Macedonia as a U.N. Peacekeeper.

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    • Kianna Lanier
      Kianna Lanier

      Having recently graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in Political Science, Kianna Lanier has long term goals to pursue a career as an attorney. She first recognized her interest in law through her studies in journalism which allowed her to build proficient writing skills. From there she was able to secure multiple internships where she acquired immense knowledge in legal research.

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    • Amanda Wood
      Amanda Wood

      Amanda is a great recent addition to the Scott Pryor Law team, and is making a difference daily with her great organizational skills and tenacity.  A transplant to Georgia, she moved to Gwinnett county about six years ago with her husband, two children, and two dogs. When not at work, she enjoys reading, crafting, spending time with her family, and spoiling her new grandbaby.

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    • Stephanie Harris
      Stephanie Harris

      Stephanie is an experienced client care liaison and administrative legal assistant. Driven by compassion, she takes pride in providing our clients with care, answering questions, office support, and ensuring client satisfaction. When she is not keeping busy with work Stephanie enjoys the outdoors, kayaking, running, and spending time with her family and friends!

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A car accident can often come without notice. With so many potential hazards and negligent drivers on the road, everyone should be cautious and prepared while behind the wheel.  Distracted driving, drunk driving, and speeding are all common causes of car accidents in Gwinnett County. If you have been injured in an automobile collision, contact an experienced car accident lawyer for help recovering compensation.

Distracted Driving

One common cause of car accidents in Gwinnett County is distracted driving. Distracted drivers may be texting, talking on their cellphones, adjusting their radio or generally not paying attention as they should while behind the wheel. Distracted drivers will often pull out in front of other drivers, rear-end them, or fail to yield to their right of way in an intersection.

Drunk Driving

A drunk driving case, in which a driver is intoxicated behind the wheel, could lead to serious injuries. Georgia allows punitive damages to punish the at-fault driver for the negligence of drinking and driving, which means that an experienced attorney may be able to hold a drunk driver financially liable for their recklessness.


Speeding is another common cause of car accidents. When a driver exceeds the posted speed limit or drives too fast for road conditions, they risk losing control of their car and colliding with a pedestrian or another vehicle. Speeding accidents can be especially dangerous because of the physical impact of a speeding car colliding with another person or vehicle.

Running a Stop Sign or Red Light

If somebody runs a red light, they create a danger of T-boning somebody else who is going through the light and has the right-of-way. When there is somebody who is going through a red light, they are usually traveling at a high rate of speed in order to catch the light, so there are often severe damages. In the same way, a driver may miss a stop sign and collide with an unsuspecting driver in the intersection who has the right of way.

Driving at Night

Due to the absence of a light, a driver has to be extra cautious when driving at night and realize that there are other drivers out there who are challenged as well. A driver may not see another car as easily as they would during the day, or their reaction times may be slower.

Driving in the Wrong Direction

Driving in the wrong direction can cause a head-on wreck, which is one of the most dangerous types of collisions. Drivers often end up going in the wrong direction if they are tired, intoxicated, or confused by signage while exiting or entering a highway.

A Car Accident Lawyer Could Help, No Matter the Cause of Your Accident

Anyone who is injured in a car accident due to another driver’s negligence should seek out legal representation. A lawyer experienced with the common causes of car accidents in Gwinnett County could begin to collect evidence, negotiate with insurance companies, and pursue compensation to the furthest extent possible. Contact an attorney today to get started.

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