Gilbert H. Deitch

Gilbert DeitchGilbert H. Deitch has been recognized as a leading advocate for the rights of crime victims and an expert on civil cases arising from rapes and other criminal assault occurring on private and public property. For almost 30 years he has helped crime victims hold landowners and property management companies responsible for crimes that take place on their property. His specialty is civil litigation involving premises liability and personal injury.

Mr. Deitch has appeared as a victims’ right attorney on several television and radio shows such as NBC Nightly News, 20/20 (ABC), WSB-TV (Atlanta), WAGA-TV (Atlanta), Georgia Cable TV (Atlanta), WVEU-TV (Atlanta) and the Mike Malloy Show (Atlanta), WSB-Radio (Atlanta) and KSOL Radio (San Francisco). He has been featured in numerous magazine and newspaper articles including Atlanta Magazine, Business Atlanta, and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Mr. Deitch has taught numerous seminars on premises liability for members of the American Association for Justice (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America) and members of the State Bar of Georgia. He has published premises liability articles in TRIAL Magazine, Verdict Magazine, the Georgia State Bar Journal, Fulton County Daily Report, and Crime Victims’ Litigation Quarterly.

gilbert-deitch-aboutMr. Deitch is a member of the Georgia and Tennessee Bar Associations. He belongs to the American Association for Justice and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. He received his law degree (J.D.) from the University of Tennessee in 1970 and his undergraduate degree (B.B.A.) from the University of Georgia in 1967.


Savannah College of Art & Design v. Roe, 261 Ga 764; 409 S.E.2d 848 (1991)

Days Inns of America v. Matt, 265 Ga. 235; 454 S.E.2d 507 (1995)

FPI Atlanta, L.P. et al. v. Seaton et al,, 240 Ga. App. 880; 524S.E.2d 524 (1999)

Anderson v. Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, 273 Ga. 113; 537 S.E.2d 345 (2000)

Bradford Square Condominium Association v. Miller, 258 Ga. App. 240; 573 S.E.2d 405 (2002)

Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, Inc. v. Hawthorne, 278 Ga. 116; 598 S.E.2d 471 (2004)

Couch v. Red Roof Inns, Inc., 291 Ga. 359; 729 S.E.2d 378 (2012)

GFI Management. Services v. Medina, 291 Ga. 741; 733 S.E.2d 329 (2012)

Bethany Group, LLC v.  Grobman, 315 Ga. App. 298; 727 S.E.2d 147 (2012)

Martin v. Herrington Mill, LP, 316 Ga. App. 696; 730 S.E.2d 164 (2012)

Accor North America, Inc. v. Todd, 318 Ga. App. 317; 733 S.E.2d 846 (2012)

Six Flags Over Ga. IL L.P. v. Martin, 320 Ga. App. 52; 743 S.E.2d 25 (2013)

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Gilbert H. Deitch

I have seen Gilbert Deitch in every capacity as a lawyer. I have opposed him in premises liability cases, used him as a consultant and seen his work as a trial lawyer

Gino Brogdon, Former Judge
Fulton County Superior Court

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