Atlanta personal injury attorney Darl Champion is a dedicated trial lawyer who is passionate about fighting for his clients to ensure that they are fully compensated when they are harmed by someone else’s negligence. His philosophy is to provide client-centered representation that is aggressive and thorough so that the client can get the best possible result. Because Darl is a firm believer that good communication between the lawyer and the client is essential to obtaining the best possible result, he makes it a priority to be accessible to his clients and always returns phone calls and emails as soon as possible.
"Darl was excellent in representing me in my case. He was in constant contact with me and my case, and kept me informed constantly." Click here to read more testimonials.
The results Darl has obtained for his clients demonstrate that he is willing to work tirelessly to achieve justice on their behalf. In just the last few years alone, he has helped obtain millions of dollars in recoveries for his clients in Atlanta and throughout the state of Georgia. In recognition of his success, the National Trial Lawyers organization has consistently selected Darl as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in Georgia, and as a Top 40 Under 40. In addition, in each of the last six years Georgia Super Lawyers has recognized him as a Rising Star, an honor given to the top 2.5% of Georgia lawyers under age 40 or those in practice for ten years or less.
Originally from North Carolina, Darl graduated summa cum laude from Methodist University in Fayetteville, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He then attended Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law in Macon, Georgia. After obtaining his law degree magna cum laude, he was honored to serve in a highly coveted federal judicial clerkship with the Honorable Hugh Lawson in the Middle District of Georgia.
Darl presently lives in Smyrna with his wife Julia and their young daughter Elizabeth. When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, reading, traveling, watching sports, and volunteering in the community. Darl is an active member of the Smyrna Rotary Club and enjoys providing pro bono representation to clients through Cobb Legal Aid.
- Mercer University, J.D. (Magna Cum Laude)
- Methodist University, B.A. (Summa Cum Laude)
- National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
- National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
- Georgia Super Lawyers: Rising Star, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
- AVVO, 10.0 Superb Rating
- Georgia Court of Appeals
- Georgia Supreme Court
- Northern, Middle, and Southern District of Georgia
- Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
Darl Champion in the News
Darl Champion Appears on Atlanta Legal Experts Radio Show
Darl Champion, of The Champion Firm, P.C., appeared on the Atlanta Legal Experts radio show to talk about third-party liability claims for work-related injuries. If you are injured on the job, it is important to remember that although your employer is generally only responsible for paying workers’ compensation benefits, there may be a third party that is liable for your injuries.
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Darl Champion Speaks About John Abraham Versus Vladmir Ako on WSB-TV