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Dustin T. Brown

Representation from a Georgia Super Lawyer®Atorney Dustin T. Brown

Dustin grew up in Albany, Georgia and then attended The University of Georgia. He graduated with an accounting degree in 1999 and remained in Athens to continue his education at law school. While at law school, Dustin was selected for membership in the GEORGIA LAW REVIEW, an organization that publishes a respected legal journal. Dustin managed the editing process of several student members. He also worked as a teaching assistant for classes both within the law school and at UGA's Terry College of Business. Dustin graduated from law school in 2002 with highest honors (summa cum laude) and was selected for inclusion as a member to the Order of the Coif society in recognition of his excellent academic performance in law school. Upon completion of law school, Dustin moved to Columbus, Georgia to begin his legal career. In 2013, 2014, and 2015, Dustin was selected by his peers in the Georgia Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ which is a recognition limited to 2.5% of the practicing lawyers under age 40 in Georgia.

Dustin has experience handling a variety of cases including:

Millions of Dollars Recovered for Clients

Dustin has both trial and appellate experience, and his recent trial success includes verdicts of $3,461,122 and $637,685.64. Dustin handled appellate arguments before the Supreme Court of Georgia in a case of importance to Georgia consumers in State Auto Property and Casualty Company v. Matty.

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2002
  • Alabama, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama, 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2003

Dustin is admitted to practice in the state courts for Georgia and Alabama and in the federal courts for the Middle District of Georgia, the Northern District of Georgia, the Northern District of Alabama, the Middle District of Alabama, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, the America Association for Justice, and the America Bar Association. Dustin co-authored the annual survey of Trial Practice and Procedure published by the Mercer Law Review from 2002 through 2005, and he coached the Columbus High School mock trial team for over four years.

Areas of Practice

  • 75% Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
  • 25% Insurance & Business Disputes

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. summa cum laude - May, 2002
    • Honors: Member, Order of the Coif
    • Honors: With Highest Honors
    • Law Review: Georgia Law Review, Member, 2000 - 2002
  • The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    • B.B.A. - May, 1999
    • Major: Accounting

Published Works

  • Annual Survey of Trial Practice and Procedure, (Co-Author), Mercer Law Review, 2005
  • Trial Practice & Procedure, 54 Mercer L. Rev. 545, 2002
  • Trial Practice & Procedure, 55 Mercer L. Rev. 439, 2003
  • Trial Practice & Procedure, 56 Mercer L. Rev. 433, 2004
  • Trial Practice & Procedure, 57 Mercer L. Rev. 381, 2005

Representative Cases

Honors & Awards

  • Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠, 2013 - 2019


Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Association for Justice, Member, 2005 - 2007
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2003 - 2007
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2003 - 2007

Past Employment Positions

  • The Legal & Regulatory Environment of Business, Teaching Assistant, Professor O. Lee Reed, 2001
  • Contracts, Teaching Assistant, Professor Dan T. Coenen, 2001
  • Butler, Wooten, Fryhofer, Daughtery & Crawford, LLP, Associate, 2002 - 2006

Pro Bono Activities

  • Georgia High School Mock Trial - Coach, Columbus High School, 2004 - 2007
  • Speaks at local high schools with program to “End Distracted Driving."
  • America Association for Justice
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Middle District of Alabama
  • Northern District of Alabama
  • Northern District of Georgia
  • Middle District of Georgia
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star – Dustin T Brown
  • American Bar Association

Meet Our Team

  • Jason L. Crawford
    Jason L. Crawford Attorney
  • Dustin T. Brown
    Dustin T. Brown Attorney
  • Jason L. Crawford Attorney
    Jason L. Crawford

    Mr. Crawford has been appointed lead counsel in a multi-state class action lawsuit that was certified as a class adversarially in the Georgia state court system. Mr. Crawford was also one of the primary lawyers involved in the successful, nationwide class action settlement reached in federal district court in the case of McBride v. Life of Virginia d/b/a GE Life. Read More

  • Dustin T. Brown Attorney
    Dustin T. Brown

    Mr. Brown has experience handling variety of cases including wrongful death, personal injury, product liability (including faulty products or defective automobiles), business disputes, and insurance coverage disputes. Mr. Brown has trial and appellate experience, recovering numerous successful verdicts as lead counsel. Read More

We Are A Comprehensive Personal Injury Practice

  • At Crawford & Brown, LLP We Offer Free Evaluations
  • Delivered MULTI-MILLION dollar verdicts
  • We Provide Personal Attention to Each Client
  • We Pay Attention To The Details Of Your Case

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