Firm Overview

Main Office

Main Office
1040 Crown Pointe Parkway
Suite 800
Atlanta GA 30338


(770) 282-7770

Personal Injury

The Gunnels Law Firm, LLC concentrates 100% of its focus on plaintiff's personal injury work. It specializes in auto accidents, trucking accidents, slip and falls, catastrophic injuries, brain injuries, negligent security, and medical malpractice.

The Gunnels Law Firm, LLC is a single attorney law firm which ensures that each client receives complete, personal attention from a skilled and experienced attorney.

Christopher Gunnels

The Gunnels Law Firm, LLC

Mr. Gunnels is the founding member of The Gunnels Law Firm, LLC in Atlanta. Mr. Gunnels graduated from Georgia Southern University with a degree in Business Management in 1999, and from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2002, with honors. While at Alabama, he served as a Senior Editor and Treasurer for the Alabama Law Review and won several awards for skill in oral advocacy in competition with the Environmental Moot Court Team. He was also inducted into the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society and elected by his peers to serve as an Associate Justice on the University of Alabama’s Honor Court. Mr. Gunnels has extensive experience handling a wide variety of general liability matters. He has successfully resolved cases involving wrongful death, personal injury, construction defect, premises liability, mass torts and products liability. Over the years he has represented individuals, small businesses, and top Fortune 500 companies. He now concentrates solely on plaintiff's personal injury cases, including motor vehicle collisions, medical malpractice, slip/trip and falls, and wrongful death. Mr. Gunnels prides himself on being a trial lawyer and regularly tries personal injury cases to verdict.

Mr. Gunnels is licensed to practice law in Georgia and Florida. He has an "AV Preeminent" rating by Martindale-Hubbell and was named a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine from 2014-2017.


Bar Number: 315373
Georgia, 2003


University of Alabama School of Law
Juris Doctor, 2002

Georgia Southern University
B.A. in Business Administration, 1999

Christopher Gunnels

The Gunnels Law Firm, LLC

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