Injured in Stone Mountain? Contact Our Accident & Disability Attorneys for Help
The Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates help seriously injured people in Stone Mountain and throughout DeKalb County, Georgia, who were injured in a vehicle collision or sustained an injury caused by the negligence or misconduct of another. Their personal injury lawyers have the experience to handle all types of catastrophic personal injury cases including:
- Personal Injury Cases
- Car Accident Injuries
- Motorcycle Accidents
- Truck Accidents
- Slip-and-fall Injuries
- Workers’ Compensation
- DUI Accident Injuries
- Social Security Disability
- Wrongful Death
- Surgical Injuries
- Medical Malpractice
Call the Stone Mountain, Georgia, Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates today. You can schedule a free consultation to talk about your personal injury claim and get answers to your questions. They will do everything in their power to get you the compensation you are rightfully entitled to by law.
Stone Mountain Hospitals & Medical Centers
The Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates know how emotionally devastating it is to be the victim of a Stone Mountain accident resulting in a serious injury. People seriously injured in vehicle accidents or accidents at work often need immediate medical attention. Stone Mountain, Georgia, area hospitals and medical centers include:
- Eastside Medical Center
- Dekalb Medical at Hillandale
- DeKalb Medical Center
- Emory University Hospital
- Atlanta VA Medical Center
- Wesley Woods Geriatric Hospital
A Stone Mountain motor vehicle accident can leave you and your family wondering how you will pay for your medical bills and how you will cope when you cannot go back to work. The Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates are always available to make home or hospital consultations should your accident injuries prevent you from visiting them at their office.
About Stone Mountain, Georgia
Stone Mountain, Georgia, is a small city located in eastern DeKalb County, approximately ten miles northeast of downtown Atlanta. Stone Mountain’s population was estimated at 7,612 residents in 2009 (U.S. Census Bureau). The city is named for Stone Mountain, the largest exposed granite dome in North America. The City of Stone Mountain sits at the base of the mountain, which is a major area tourist attraction with a huge carving in the face of the mountain commemorating the military leaders of the Confederacy, a state park and museum, and a steam railroad.
The Stone Mountain Court System
The Judicial Branch of the State of Georgia is made up of courts of limited, general and appellate jurisdiction. The courts of limited jurisdiction, which hear civil cases such as personal injury lawsuits, include magistrate courts, which hear civil suits where the compensation sought is under $15,000, and the state courts of counties, which hear civil cases in addition to misdemeanor criminal cases.
The basic trial court in Stone Mountain, Georgia, with general jurisdiction for hearing cases involving state law is the superior court. In superior court, any civil or criminal case may be tried and all felonies must be tried. The legislature has divided Georgia into 48 superior court circuits, with each circuit containing from one to eight counties and served by one or more judges.
Georgia’s two major courts of appellate jurisdiction are the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court. These courts do not try cases, but hear appeals from lower courts.
Stone Mountain, GA, utilizes the DeKalb County courts in Decatur, the county seat of DeKalb County.
- Magistrate Court, DeKalb County Courthouse, 556 N. McDonough Street, Decatur, GA 30030-3356 Phone: (404) 371-2261
- State Court of Dekalb County, 556 N. McDonough Street, Decatur, GA 30030-3356 Phone: (404) 371-2261
- Superior Court, Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit, 556 N. McDonough Street, Decatur, GA 30030. Phone: (404) 371-2836
- Court of Appeals of Georgia, 47 Trinity Avenue S.W., Suite 501 Atlanta, GA 30334. Phone: (404) 656-3450
- The Supreme Court of Georgia, 244 Washington Street, Room 572, State Office Annex Building, Atlanta, Georgia 30334. Phone: (404) 656-3470
Contact Stone Mountain Accident and Personal Injury Attorneys Today
If you have been seriously injured in a Stone Mountain vehicle accident, you can trust that the dedicated team of expert Accident & Disability Attorneys of Monge & Associates will get you the compensation you deserve. You want to hire a lawyer who focuses exclusively on personal injury rather than one who practices general law, so call today or fill out the online form for a free case evaluation and to discuss your legal rights.