Elizabeth F.
Latta

Elizabeth has been in private practice since 2008 and specializes in the defense of physicians, physicians’ assistants, nurses, and medical practices in cases alleging medical malpractice, wrongful death, negligent supervision, and other related claims. Elizabeth also represents healthcare professionals in pre-litigation claims and matters that come before the Georgia Composite Medical Board. She additionally counsels healthcare professionals and their practices when faced with potential legal claims and concerns regarding patients. Elizabeth enjoys helping her clients when questions arise in their day-to-day practice and values serving as a trusted resource for them.   


Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of healthcare professionals in medical malpractice litigation
  • Preparation of witnesses and appearances for depositions of healthcare providers and expert witnesses
  • Counseling healthcare providers in responding to Composite Board of Medical Examiners investigations
  • Appearances for civil hearings in various courts throughout Georgia

Education

  • ABJ in Broadcast Journalism, magna cum laude, University of Georgia (2005)
  • J.D., Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law (2008)

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Insurance Defense

Elizabeth has been in private practice since 2008 and specializes in the defense of physicians, physicians’ assistants, nurses, and medical practices in cases alleging medical malpractice, wrongful death, negligent supervision, and other related claims. Elizabeth also represents healthcare professionals in pre-litigation claims and matters that come before the Georgia Composite Medical Board. She additionally counsels healthcare professionals and their practices when faced with potential legal claims and concerns regarding patients. Elizabeth enjoys helping her clients when questions arise in their day-to-day practice and values serving as a trusted resource for them.   


Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of healthcare professionals in medical malpractice litigation
  • Preparation of witnesses and appearances for depositions of healthcare providers and expert witnesses
  • Counseling healthcare providers in responding to Composite Board of Medical Examiners investigations
  • Appearances for civil hearings in various courts throughout Georgia

Education

  • ABJ in Broadcast Journalism, magna cum laude, University of Georgia (2005)
  • J.D., Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law (2008)

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Insurance Defense

Elizabeth F. Latta

Representative cases/experience

  • Representation of healthcare professionals in medical malpractice litigation
  • Preparation of witnesses and appearances for depositions of healthcare providers and expert witnesses
  • Counseling healthcare providers in responding to Composite Board of Medical Examiners investigations
  • Appearances for civil hearings in various courts throughout Georgia

Elizabeth F. Latta

Education

  • ABJ in Broadcast Journalism, magna cum laude, University of Georgia (2005)
  • J.D., Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law (2008)

Elizabeth F. Latta

Admissions to practice

  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Elizabeth F. Latta

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association

Elizabeth F. Latta

Community Involvement

  • Junior League of Gainesville – Hall County
  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center Medical Auxiliary Volunteer

Elizabeth F. Latta

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Insurance Defense

Elizabeth F. Latta

Practice Areas