Attorneys

SBQHTL-JaneTaylor

JANE C. TAYLOR

Partner

Jane Taylor is a registered nurse and a leader of the firm’s medical malpractice and workers’ compensation teams. Ms. Taylor has over 20 years of experience defending individuals and corporations in the state and federal courts of Georgia and before the Georgia Board of Workers’ Compensation. As lead attorney on complex medical malpractice cases, Ms. Taylor has significant experience defending claims against both health care professionals and health care facilities.

Ms. Taylor also has significant knowledge of the Georgia workers’ compensation system, having represented employers and insurers before the State Board of Workers’ Compensation for nearly 20 years. Ms. Taylor’s background as a registered nurse is a significant asset to both her health care and workers’ compensation clients.

EDUCATION

  • Cumberland School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1988
  • Auburn University, Bachelor of Science, 1984

PUBLICATIONS, NEWS & RESOURCES

  • “Mandatory Medicare Secondary Payer Reporting Requirements of Section 111 of the Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007” (October 31, 2008, Georgia Self Insurers Association’s Fall Conference and Annual Meeting)
  • “E-Discovery – What are you going to do when they ask for your email” (February 2008; Georgia Society of Healthcare Risk Management)
  • “Planning Winning Discovery” (2005, Medical Malpractice, Institute of Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Atlanta, Georgia)
  • “Dialysis Regulation – Is it Adequate” (2001, 17th Annual Medical Malpractice Institute, Institute of Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Sea Island, Georgia)
  • “Mediating the Slip and Fall Case” (1996, Home Depot U.S.A., Litigation Department, Atlanta, Georgia)
  • “Recent Legislative Changes in Workers’ Compensation Law” (1995, Russell Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia)
  • “Changes in Workers’ Compensation Law” (1992, 1994, USF&G, Atlanta, Georgia)
  • “Overview of Georgia Workers’ Compensation Law” (1991, Georgia Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Atlanta, Georgia)
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AFFILIATIONS

State Bar of Georgia
Atlanta Bar Association
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
Defense Research Institute
Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys
Georgia Society for Healthcare Risk Management
Georgia Self Insurers Association, Inc
Georgia Hospital Association and Georgia’s Top Rated Lawyers

AWARDS

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