Catherine Banich

Sr. Counsel

Atlanta, Georgia

Catherine Banich is a seasoned attorney with more than 25 years of experience in civil defense litigation. She focuses on complex and catastrophic personal injury claims and has extensive experience in defending claims involving child care, premises liability, general aviation accidents, transportation and trucking, lender liability, and a broad range of other general liability areas. She defends cases throughout Georgia in state and federal court at the trial and all appellate levels. She has tried numerous cases to successful conclusion over her two decades of law practice.


  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, International Law and Labor & Employment Law Sections, Member

Practice Areas

  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution


  • Emory University School of Law, JD, 1995
  • Emory University, BA, with highest honors, 1992

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


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