Alison Currie is a partner in our Atlanta office. Ms. Currie concentrates her practice on the defense of physicians, nurses, psychotherapists, dentists, physical therapists, and other medical providers in medical malpractice litigation, privileging matters, and state composite board hearings. Ms. Currie also defends correctional medicine providers in federal § 1983 civil rights actions. Additionally, Ms. Currie represents ERISA healthcare plans, their fiduciaries, and plan participants in healthcare reimbursement disputes.
In law school, Ms. Currie was the winner of the University of Georgia’s Talmadge Moot Court Competition and the winner of Georgia’s Intrastate Moot Court Competition (overall winner and “Best Brief”). In private practice, Ms. Currie has been selected by her peers as a Georgia Super Lawyers “Rising Star” in 2020 and 2021, a recognition earned by fewer than 2.5% of attorneys in the state.
Ms. Currie is a frequent speaker on legal issues. She has given presentations at the National Commission on Correctional Healthcare’s Annual Conference, Georgia's Annual Medical Malpractice Liability seminar, Georgia’s Plaintiff's Personal Injury Lawyer's CLE, the ABA's Legal Malpractice seminar, the Lawyers' Mutual Ethics CLE, and the National Hepatis Corrections Network, among others.
Ms. Currie is admitted to practice law in Georgia’s trial courts, Court of Appeals, Supreme Court, and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Georgia, as well as the Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. She is married to a dentist.
- Georgia; 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
- Northern District of Georgia
- Middle District of Georgia
- Southern District of Georgia
- University of Georgia; J.D., 2010
- Emory University; B.A. Anthropology, magna cum laude, 2007