Audrey Tolson, Esq. is the founder and managing partner of The Tolson Firm, LLC. After spending 12 of her 20 years practicing law at The Cochran Firm Atlanta, Audrey founded the firm to serve the individuals and families of the Atlanta area. She was personally recruited and selected by Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., the firm's founding senior partner, as the first attorney for its Atlanta office of his, then newly formed, national plaintiff's litigation firm.
Ms. Tolson left The Cochran Firm in 2011 to form a boutique law practice that focuses on compassionate representation of seriously injured people, particularly victims of medical malpractice. Attorney Tolson also practices in the areas of, wrongful death, catastrophic personal injury, premises liability and trucking accidents.
Ms. Tolson received her undergraduate degree from The Georgia Institute of Technology where she was a founding member of the university's Pre-Law Society. She then went on to study law and obtain her Juris Doctorate from Georgia State University. Ms. Tolson has been a member of the state bar of Georgia since 1995.
Of her many accomplishments and awards, most notably, Ms. Tolson was proudly named one of the Top 100 Female Lawyers in the state of Georgia. In 2009, she was named a Rising Star Under 40 by The Super Lawyers Magazine. She is also honored to have been named to the list of The Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Georgia from 2007-2011, 4 consecutive years, by The National Trial Lawyers, formerly known as The American Trial Lawyers Association. She was recently named to the list of Most Powerful an Influential Female Lawyers by Women Looking Ahead News Magazine. Over the years, she has litigated dozens of multi-million dollar cases to a successful resolution on behalf of her injured clients and their loved ones, including a record breaking confidential eight figure settlement with a quasi-governmental agency in a wrongful death case.
Ms. Tolson is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and The American Association of Justice. She has been invited into The Atlanta Trial Lawyers Society, and The National Trial Lawyers, both of which are elite and prestigious legal organizations honoring the accomplishments of dedicated Plaintiff's trial lawyers. Her membership in the State Bar also space a number of section such as General Practice, Trial Law and Products Liability. She is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association, as well as a member of The Lawyer's Club of Atlanta.
Ms. Tolson sits on the boards of several non-profit organizations, all of which she advises in their efforts to support and impact the lives of disadvantaged and at-risk children. She also is a regularly invited guest correspondent, providing legal commentary for local media outlets, including both radio and television. Ms. Tolson has compiled a team of dedicated legal professionals whose primary focus is justice for their clients.
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