Atlanta’s Caring Lawyers: Our Results

At Cauthorn Nohr & Owen, our attorneys are known for their experience and skill in trying cases that require an Atlanta discrimination lawyer, Atlanta divorce attorney, and an accident lawyer. Atlanta turns to us for the best outcomes for our clients in these areas and more.

We get results.

Atlanta Serious Personal Injury/Wrongful Death

    • $2,000,000 RECOVERY (Boating Collision): Action alleging negligent failure to maintain a proper lookout while operating a motorboat on a Georgia lake causing the death of a swimmer. (Tom Cauthorn and Jason Nohr)
    • $1,500,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Our client suffered a perforation during a laparoscopic abdominal procedure leading to a system infection (sepsis) due to the negligence of hospital employees causing lost wages, medical expenses, pain, suffering, and permanent injuries (Jason Nohr).
    • $1,500,000 RECOVERY (Product Liability/ Foodborne Illness): Action against major food manufacturer for illness caused by meat contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, a deadly foodborne pathogen. (Jason Nohr)
    • $425,000 RECOVERY (Nursing Home): Action for negligent care of resident who developed multiple decubitus ulcers. (Jason Nohr)
    • $400,000 RECOVERY (Nursing Home): Action for negligent care of resident with dementia at risk for falls resulting in fractured hip and death. (Jason Nohr)
    • $355,000 RECOVERY (Golf cart collision): Action alleging negligent supervision of a minor resulting in injuries (including fractured femur) to resort guest hit by runaway golf cart (Jason Nohr).
    • $305,000 RECOVERY (Automobile Wreck): Automobile Wreck Causing wrist injury requiring two surgeries. (Jason Nohr)
    • $200,000 RECOVERY (Automobile Wreck): Automobile collision causing shoulder and soft tissue injuries and surgery. (Tom Cauthorn and Marijane Cauthorn)
    • $120,000.00 RECOVERY (Automobile Wreck): Automobile collision causing back injury and surgery. (Jason Nohr)
    • $92,000 RECOVERY (Automobile Wreck): Automobile collision causing back injuries. (Tom Cauthorn and Wick Cauthorn)
    • $65,000 RECOVERY (Dog Bite): Negligent supervision of minor resulting in dog bite injuries to two-year-old child by family pet. (Jason Nohr)
    • RESULTS (Contempt Action): Successfully brought action against former husband for harassment of his ex-wife. (Lisa Owen)

Atlanta Divorce and Family Law

    • $150,000+ RECOVERY (Divorce): Client received an award of over $150,000 in attorney fees (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)
    • $45,000 RECOVERY (Contempt action for failure to pay child support): Recovery of past-due child support from father who refused to pay the proper amount of child support for over six years. (Lisa Owen)
    • $45,000 RECOVERY (Modification of Custody): Attorney’s fees recovered in a child support modification action. (Lisa Owen)
    • $150,000 RECOVERY (Contested Divorce action): Attorney’s fees recovered in a contested divorce action for a 15-year marriage, no children. (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)
    • $20,000 RECOVERY (Contested Divorce action): Attorney’s fees recovered in a contested divorce action. (Lisa Owen)
    • $15,000 monthly lump sum alimony for 15 years RECOVERY (Contested Divorce, Alimony): Alimony awarded to wife in a 15-year marriage, no children. (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)
    • Over $350,000 in equitable division of property awarded to wife. RECOVERY (Contested Divorce): Action involving equitable division of real estate, businesses and other assets. (Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Divorce, Contested Custody, Alimony): Mother awarded sole legal custody of child, restrictive visitation to father, and $400 monthly alimony for four years in a short-term marriage. (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Contested Custody): Successfully challenged the report of the Guardian ad Litem. Mother awarded primary physical custody. (Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Child Support Modification): Ex-wife brought action to modify custody and visitation based upon ex-husband’s repetitive use of narcotics. Trial judge awarded supervision and restrictive visitation in protection of the children. (Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Divorce, Custody): Father awarded joint custody of the minor children, and the authority to make medical decisions regarding children even though he resided out of state. No alimony awarded to wife for long-term marriage. (Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Modification of Custody): Successfully challenged a Guardian ad Litem report recommending custody change to parent that remained in the State of Georgia after Mother moved out of state. (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)
    • RESULTS (Modification or Custody): Father awarded custody of teenage children despite ex-wife being a stay-at-home mom. (Lisa Owen)

Atlanta Arbitration

    • $237,500 ARBITRATION AWARD (Securities): Sale of unsuitable high risk and unsuitable variable annuities to an elderly widow generating substantial “trail” to the broker and brokerage firm (Jason Nohr)
    • $135,000 RECOVERY (Securities Fraud): Arbitration action against brokerage firm for elderly female’s loss of life savings through unsuitable investments following cold call solicitation. (Jason Nohr)

Atlanta Civil Trial Litigation/Business Disputes

    • $3,750,000 RECOVERY (Professional Negligence): Action against a law firm based upon sale of unregistered securities used to fund Ponzi scheme that defrauded innocent investors. (Jason Nohr)
    • $475,000 RECOVERY (Professional Negligence): Action against attorney based upon advice concerning sale of unregistered securities used to fund Ponzi scheme that defrauded innocent investors. (Jason Nohr)

Atlanta Estate Planning/Probate

    • $50,000 RECOVERY (Will Contest): Action involving adult children challenging their deceased father’s will and discovering forgeries by his new wife on several of his life insurance policies. (Tom Cauthorn and Lisa Owen)

Atlanta Medical Malpractice

    • $3,500,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Action alleging negligent failure to diagnose hypoglycemia in infant following difficult delivery at military hospital resulting in spastic quadriplegia and developmental delays. (Jason Nohr)
    • $1,200,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Action against physician for failure to appreciate patient’s increased risk of suffering heart attack and death. (Jason Nohr)
    • $950,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Birth-injury action involving negligent interpretation of fetal heart monitoring tracing by nursing staff during delivery resulting in hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy to infant at birth. (Jason Nohr)
    • $800,000 TRIAL VERDICT (Medical Malpractice): Jury verdict and recovery for infant’s brachial plexus injury during delivery where obstetrical providers failed to warn mother about increased risks of shoulder dystocia and birth injury, failed to give informed consent and recommend delivery by cesarean section, and negligently used improper maneuvers to deliver the infant, including use of fundal pressure. (Jason Nohr)
    • $775,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Failure to diagnose colorectal cancer involving a negligently performed colonoscopy. (Jason Nohr)
    • $625,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Action alleging negligent failure to diagnose and treat Group B streptococcal (GBS) meningitis in infant resulting in death. (Jason Nohr)
    • $450,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Recovery for infant’s brachial plexus injury where obstetrical providers failed to inform mother about increased risks for shoulder dystocia and birth injury, including ultrasound measurements indicating large fetal size and maternal diabetes. (Jason Nohr)
    • $450,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Recovery for infant’s brachial plexus injury during delivery where obstetrical providers failed to inform mother about increased risks for shoulder dystocia and birth injury, including ultrasound measurements indicating large fetal size, and failed to recommend cesarean section and negligently used improper maneuvers during delivery, including fundal pressure. (Jason Nohr)
    • $300,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Action involving complications for negligent post-operative care of vein graft harvested from lower extremity for heart surgery (coronary artery bypass grafting) in elderly male. (Jason Nohr)
    • $240,000 RECOVERY (Medical Malpractice): Action against physician for failure to appreciate patient’s increased risk of suffering heart attack and death. (Jason Nohr)

Other areas:

  • $500,000 RECOVERY (Insurance Dispute): Judgment in favor of client awarding all of the life insurance proceeds to him. (Tom Cauthorn and Wick Cauthorn)
  • $58,000+ RECOVERY (Landlord-Tenant): Successful appeal of negative judgment against commercial landlord resulted in favorable judgment for landlord plus an award of attorney fees to the landlord. (Tom Cauthorn)
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