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Milton Butler "Burt" Satcher, III

Founding Partner

Practice Areas

Burt Satcher’s civil litigation practice includes experience in professional liability, general personal liability, premises liability, trucking litigation, and products liability. Mr. Satcher began his Georgia statewide practice in 1985 and is admitted to all state trial and appellate courts, as well as federal courts. Mr. Satcher has been extensively involved in the representation of a wide variety of healthcare providers as well as the defense of general and product liability cases throughout his thirty-five years of practice. Burt is a seasoned litigator, who has tried cases throughout the state of Georgia, from the metro Atlanta area to Augusta and Statesboro, where his family goes back generations. Mr. Satcher has also handled numerous appeals, and has affected changes in Georgia law through several significant cases throughout his career.

Bar Admissions

Georgia, 1985


University of Georgia, J.D., 1985
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1981

Awards and Affiliations

  • Atlanta Bar Association
    • President, Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers, 1995
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Lawyers’ Club of Atlanta
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Georgia Trend, Legal Elite, 2009, 2010, 2015, 2016
    • (Trial Practice and Personal Injury Defense)
  • Recognized as a Super Lawyer by Georgia Super Lawyers Magazine, 2019
    • (Medical Malpractice)