About Us

Jim Richter, Steve Head and Rick Shinall established the firm on July 1, 1998. David White joined the firm as an associate and became a partner on July 1, 2000. Bert Slotkin joined as an associate in 2001 and became a partner on January 1, 2007. Ken Brock joined as a partner March 16, 2020.

The firm maintains a state-wide practice defending employers, insurance companies and third-party administrators in workers’ compensation cases. Our clients have come to expect an aggressive approach with the aim to practice law with creativity and integrity. We value timely communication with our clients as the way to properly assess their needs and develop a plan for rapid resolution of claims in a favorable manner.

The partners in the firm share a distinguished record of involvement with the Workers’ Compensation section of both the Atlanta Bar Association and the State Bar of Georgia. Steve Head and David White have both served as Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Atlanta Bar Association. Steve Head serves on the Chairman’s Advisory Council and all of the partners speak frequently at Bar events.