Douglas H. Dean

Douglas H. Dean

Cordele, Georgia

Doug Dean is a litigation attorney serving injured people in Southwest Georgia and other parts of the state. He aggressively advocates for his clients and navigates the complicated web of adjusters, insurance companies, doctors, medical records, and the court system to achieve the best result for his clients. He frequently practices in auto accidents, slip and falls, and workers' compensation cases. He also litigates business and commercial disputes in state and federal courts throughout Georgia.

Doug is a member of the Cordele Lions Club, the Board of Directors for the Crisp Area Habitat for Humanity, the Board of Directors for the Cordele-Crisp Chamber of Commerce, and the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce.

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Personal Injury / Workers' Compensation
  • 20% Business Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2016


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2012
    • Honors: Dean's List & Order of the Coif
  • University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida
    • B.A. cum laude - 2009
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, 2013 - Present
  • Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia, Member, 2013 - Present
  • William H. Stafford American Inn of Court (Tallahassee), Member, 2014
  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 2014
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Cordele Bar Association, President, 2017 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • U.S. District Court for Middle District of Georgia , Judicial Law Clerk, 2013 - 2015
  • Florida Department of Highway Safety, 2011 - 2013
  • Florida Senate and House of Representatives, 2011 - 2013
  • Availity, LLC - In-House Corporate Intern, 2011


  • English