Brynda Rodriguez Insley


Atlanta, Georgia

Brynda Insley brings more than 35 years of experience as a seasoned civil defense litigation attorney with a particular emphasis on complex and catastrophic personal injury claims. She has extensive experience in defending claims involving professional malpractice, sexual undue familiarity, security premises, day care, youth and social services, transportation and trucking, product liability, medical device, and a broad range of other general liability areas. She serves as Outside General Counsel to a long-term care organization with facilities in 4 different states. Ms. Insley also represents health care providers before their licensing and administrative boards. She defends cases throughout Georgia, and she is frequently consulted by her clients on matters throughout the United States. She has tried dozens of cases to successful conclusion over her three decades of law practice.

Ms. Insley successfully co-owned her law firm for more than 20 years before merging her law practice and team with Taylor English. During her tenure, this boutique law firm grew to be one of the more successful litigation firms in the Atlanta market and one of the better known insurance defense firms.

Representative of her work, Ms. Insley is a frequent lecturer and speaker on litigation topics.

In her free time, Ms. Insley trains as an amateur ballroom dancer, and has earned multiple titles as International Standard Ballroom Dance Champion throughout the United States.

Practice Areas

  • Appellate
  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • Business Torts and Commercial Contract Disputes
  • Environmental and Toxic Torts
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Media
  • Product Liability
  • Trial Practice


  • Emory University School of Law, JD, 1986
  • St. Louis University, BA, magna cum laude, 1983

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia


  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • United States Supreme Court


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