Timothy Lewis Mitchell is a partner at Cruser Mitchell. Timothy’s practice focuses on first- and third-party bad faith insurance claims, insurance coverage disputes, automotive litigation, property damage litigation, premises liability, and malicious prosecution litigation. Timothy advises companies listed in the Fortune 500 and Forbes Largest Private Companies.
He received his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University and his Juris Doctorate degree from University of Georgia School of Law.
After graduation, Timothy served as an associate with an Atlanta law firm, assisting in cases involving minority shareholder squeeze-outs, wrongful termination, partnership disputes, legal professional negligence, breach of contract, construction litigation, and taxation disputes.
Timothy is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, and is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Georgia, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Georgia, and the 11th Circuit.
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D.
Michigan State University, B.A.
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100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Supreme Court of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
Defended domestic insurer in third-party claimant's suit based on insurer's alleged "failure to defend" and "failure to indemnify" policyholder, arising from an underlying lawsuit. Obtained complete voluntary dismissal of third-party claimant's suit against insurer after only two weeks in case.
Obtained summary judgment of malicious prosecution and defamation claims against car rental company in connection with report of missing vehicle that led to warrant and arrest of plaintiff renter.
Represented insurers in coverage and property damage litigation in connection with Hurricanes Matthew (2016), Irma (2017), and Michael (2018).