Dale E. Slemons

191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 2900
Atlanta, GA 30303-1775
Practice Areas

Workers’ Compensation

A native of Honolulu, Hawaii, Mr. Slemons was reared in Tennessee. He served on active duty in the United States Air Force for 12 years, with tours of duty including Germany and the United Arab Emirates during the Persian Gulf War.

During law school, Mr. Slemons worked at the Washington, D.C. law firm of Miller & Van Eaton, P.L.L.C. assisting in litigation in the communications arena. After law school, he worked for Martin & Seibert, L.C. in Martinsburg, West Virginia, and was their Workers’ Compensation Department Manager. While at Martin & Seibert, Mr. Slemons was responsible for representing General Motors throughout West Virginia.

Since relocating to Georgia in 2002, Mr. Slemons has continued to represent Employers, Insurers and Third-Party Administrators in the defense of their workers’ compensation claims. His clients include construction companies, hospitals, carpet manufacturers, aviation industrial corporations, self-insured companies and insurance companies.  He has zealously represented Builders Insurance Group, Beaulieu of America, Mohawk Carpets, Phoenix Aviation, Mobis Corporation, World Airways, Kennesaw Transportation, Liberty Mutual, Sentry Insurance, Cottingham & Butler Claims Services, Gallagher Bassett Services and the Georgia Health Association’s Self-Insured Workers’ Compensation Fund.

Mr. Slemons is a nationally requested speaker on a plethora of workers’ compensation topics at conferences, seminars and individual client events.  He is an active member of the Atlanta Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section and the Defense Research Institute.  He is also The American Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Sections’ Diversity Chair and will proudly serve as the Chair Elect for the upcoming year.

ADMITTED

  • West Virginia all courts, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia, 1999
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 2000
  • Georgia all courts, 2002

EDUCATION

  • B.A., 1996 – The Citadel
  • J.D., 1999 – The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law

PUBLICATIONS

MEMBERSHIPS

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of West Virginia
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section, Legislative Subcommittee Chair- Vice Chair for 2014-2015
  • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • American Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Written by: Dale Slemons, Esq. A rapidly growing trend in today’s fast paced, technological era is telecommuting for more and more workers.   More employers are permitting
Practice Specific Experience
Practice Areas

Workers’ Compensation

A native of Honolulu, Hawaii, Mr. Slemons was reared in Tennessee. He served on active duty in the United States Air Force for 12 years, with tours of duty including Germany and the United Arab Emirates during the Persian Gulf War.

During law school, Mr. Slemons worked at the Washington, D.C. law firm of Miller & Van Eaton, P.L.L.C. assisting in litigation in the communications arena. After law school, he worked for Martin & Seibert, L.C. in Martinsburg, West Virginia, and was their Workers’ Compensation Department Manager. While at Martin & Seibert, Mr. Slemons was responsible for representing General Motors throughout West Virginia.

Since relocating to Georgia in 2002, Mr. Slemons has continued to represent Employers, Insurers and Third-Party Administrators in the defense of their workers’ compensation claims. His clients include construction companies, hospitals, carpet manufacturers, aviation industrial corporations, self-insured companies and insurance companies.  He has zealously represented Builders Insurance Group, Beaulieu of America, Mohawk Carpets, Phoenix Aviation, Mobis Corporation, World Airways, Kennesaw Transportation, Liberty Mutual, Sentry Insurance, Cottingham & Butler Claims Services, Gallagher Bassett Services and the Georgia Health Association’s Self-Insured Workers’ Compensation Fund.

Mr. Slemons is a nationally requested speaker on a plethora of workers’ compensation topics at conferences, seminars and individual client events.  He is an active member of the Atlanta Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section and the Defense Research Institute.  He is also The American Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Sections’ Diversity Chair and will proudly serve as the Chair Elect for the upcoming year.

ADMITTED

  • West Virginia all courts, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia, 1999
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals, 2000
  • Georgia all courts, 2002

EDUCATION

  • B.A., 1996 – The Citadel
  • J.D., 1999 – The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law

PUBLICATIONS

MEMBERSHIPS

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • State Bar of West Virginia
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section, Legislative Subcommittee Chair- Vice Chair for 2014-2015
  • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • American Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Written by: Dale Slemons, Esq. A rapidly growing trend in today’s fast paced, technological era is telecommuting for more and more workers.   More employers are permitting
Practice Specific Experience