Lasky Cooper Law Savannah Accident Attorney

120 W Liberty St.
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 232-6423

5767 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
(912) 826-2882

 


Brian E. Krapf

Attorney Brian Krapf
bkrapf@laskycooperlaw.com
Born and raised in Savannah, Brian E. Krapf heads his own litigation trial team and is a partner in the firm. He has been selected as one of the Georgia Top 100 by the National Trial Lawyers Association every year since 2012 and is an active member of NTLA's Nursing Home Litigation specialty association. Since graduating law school in 1991, Mr. Krapf has focused his practice on the representation of hard working people who have suffered physical, mental or emotional injuries through the negligence of other individuals or corporations. While Mr. Krapf handles varying types of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death cases, his specialty areas of practice include nursing home abuse and neglect; premises liability, making property owners accept responsibility for preventable rapes, deaths and serious physical injuries; dental malpractice and injuries; and traumatic brain injuries. In addition to Georgia, he is one of a small number of Savannah lawyers admitted to practice law in Washington, D.C. and one of very few Savannah lawyers admitted to practice before the United States Court of Federal Claims. Mr. Krapf lectures at legal seminars, particularly on nursing home negligence and malpractice, teaching other lawyers and their support staffs legal techniques and strategies to protect our vulnerable elderly citizens. Since beginning his practice of law in 1991, Mr. Krapf has obtained substantial verdicts, settlements and arbitration awards for his clients. In addition to practicing law, Mr. Krapf is active in charitable community organizations and is also a Boy Scout volunteer. Also, Mr. Krapf is a nationally recognized political historian, has published numerous historical articles, has had television and radio appearances on CNN, MSNBC and NPR and has been interviewed by many national magazines and journals.

Current Employment Positions:
  • Partner
Areas Of Practice:
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Serious Injury/Wrongful Death
  • Automobile Collisions
  • Tractor Trailer Collisions
  • Premises Liability
  • Dental Malpractice
Areas of Practice:
  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
  • Georgia, 1991
  • District of Columbia, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1996
Education:
  • Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
  • J.D., 1991
  • Honors: Mock Trial
  • University of Georgia, Athens, GA B.A. 1988
  • Honors: President's List
  • Honors: Dean's List
  • Major: Political Science
Published Works:
  • Vestibular Injuries; Sudden Acceleration/Deceleration Trauma to the Inner Ear, Verdict Magazine, Spring, 1998
  • Worker Sues Comp Carrier in Tort for Delay, Lawyers Alert Magazine, January, 1993
  • Seminar author and lecturer, torts including Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, National Business Institute, 2002-present
Representative Cases:
  • Maulden v. Liberty Mutual, 824 F.Supp. 212 (S.D. Ga. 1992)
Honors and Awards:
  • Savannah News Press, "Top Twenty Under Forty", 1999
  • Eagle Scout
  • American Legion Citizenship Medal
Professional Associations and Memberships:
  • National Head Injury Foundation
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • National College of Advocacy; Advocate ranking
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Savannah Trial Lawyers Association
  • Savannah Bar Association
  • Demosthenian Society, University of Georgia, President 1986
  • President, 2000 Club, Savannah, Georgia 1998-2000
  • Savannah Foundation, 1999 - 2004; Board Member
  • Boy Scouts of America, Coastal Empire Council volunteer, 1992-present
  • American Political Items Collectors, National President, 2003-Present
  • Congregation B'Nai Brith Jacob, Board of Directors, 2005-present
  • American Historical Association, member
  • Winston Churchill center, member
Birth Information:
  • May 7, 1966, Savannah, Georgia


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