Raymond J. Doumar

Bio

Raymond J. Doumar devotes his entire practice to Personal Injury and Wrongful Death litigation. The firm’s main office is located in Augusta, Georgia but he also routinely represents clients in South Carolina, Florida, and throughout the country. Mr. Doumar is admitted to practice in Georgia and Florida, the U.S. District Courts in those states, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Doumar handles cases where his clients have been injured or killed due to an automobile and commercial vehicle collisions, industrial accidents, defective conditions on property, defective automotive and other products, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence and abuse, and whistleblower fraud and abuse. Throughout his career, Mr. Doumar has been able to consistently obtain solid results for his clients including a $5 million settlement in a wrongful death case involving an industrial accident, $2.65 million settlement in a wrongful death case involving a motorcycle accident, $2.5 million jury verdict (Co-Counsel) in a wrongful death case involving a repossession of a vehicle, and several other cases involving settlements of over $1 million. These and other successes have earned Mr. Doumar an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, among other honors.

Mr. Doumar is a member of several professional associations, including the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Florida Justice Association, and Augusta Trial Lawyers Association. He graduated from Clemson University in 1985 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics, and graduated from Samford University, Cumberland School of Law in 1989.


Practice Areas

  • Plaintiff's Personal Injury Law
  • Automobile Collisions
  • Tractor Trailer Collisions
  • Train Collisions
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workers' Compensation Claims
  • Medical Malpractice Claims
  • Product Liability (Defective Products) Claims
  • Industrial Accidents
  • Medical and Nursing Negligence, and Nursing Home Negligence
  • Premises Liability and Defective Product
  • Whistleblower/False Claims Act/Qui Tam

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1989
  • Georgia, 1991
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Associations

  • Augusta Bar Association
  • Augusta Trial Lawyers
  • Florida Justice Association; fka Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Vice-President, 1999 to Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Editorial Board, Verdict Magazine, 2002 to 2014
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Chairman, Paralegal Committee, 2001 to 2003
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Amicus Curiae Committee, 1996 to 1997
  • State Bar of Georgia, General Practice and Trial Section Board Member, 2015 to 2017

Education

  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
    • Clemson University
      • B.S. - 1985
      • Major: Economics
    Speaking Engagements
    • 1998 GTLA Fall Workshop in Savannah, Georgia “Commercial Truck Wrecks”
    • 1999 ATLA Jazz Fest Seminar in New Orleans, Louisiana “Sleep Deprivation: An Eye Opener”
    • 2000 GTLA Fall Workshop in Savannah, Georgia “Proving Commercial Truck Driver Fatigue”
    • 2012 GTLA Auto Torts Workshop in Hilton Head, South Carolina “How to Win Verdicts in Georgia”
    • 2012 Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia in Augusta, Georgia “What Plaintiffs’ and Defense Lawyers Like and Don’t Like About Mediation and Mediators”
    • 2014 Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia in Augusta, Georgia “Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Law Update”
    • 2015 GTLA Fall Workshop in Atlanta, Georgia “Practical and Effective Pre-Suit Maneuvering and What You Can Do Before Filing Suit to Obtain the Best Results for Your Clients”
    • 2017 GTLA Auto Torts Seminar in Atlanta, Georgia “Maximizing Damages at Trial in a Wrongful Death Case”
    • 2017 Augusta Trial Lawyers Association in Augusta, Georgia “Maximizing Damages at Trial”
    • 2021 Augusta Trial Lawyers Association in Augusta, Georgia “Maximizing Damages in Commercial Motor Vehicle Cases”