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Kevin Buster is a senior trial partner with over 35 years of courtroom experience in a wide variety of cases. His practice focuses on class actions and other mass tort litigation in the toxic tort, product liability and environmental tort areas. As head of our Mass Tort and Toxic Tort practice, Kevin represents leading companies nationwide in the defense of complex tort claims involving a wide variety of chemical substances.

Kevin has defended clients in state and federal courts in over 25 states in cases involving a wide array of chemical substances, including dioxins, PCBs, pesticides, metals, solvents, gasses, odors, petroleum products, chemical warfare agents, asbestos and others. These cases have involved exposures/contamination in a broad variety of contexts, including workplace, residential, environmental and product exposures.

Legal 500, which ranks our Mass Tort and Toxic Tort practice as one of only three in the Tier One category nationally, identifies Kevin as our “standout individual for toxic torts.” Kevin has also been ranked as a Georgia Super Lawyer for several years.

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Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia

A.B., Duke University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Georgia

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Law Clerk, The Honorable Pierce Lively, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

American Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

State Bar of Georgia

“Standout individual for toxic torts.”


Legal 500

Ranked as a Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyer

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Recognition

“Standout individual for toxic torts.”


Legal 500

Ranked as a Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyer

Credentials

J.D., University of Virginia

A.B., Duke University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Georgia

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Law Clerk, The Honorable Pierce Lively, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

American Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

State Bar of Georgia

“Standout individual for toxic torts.”


Legal 500

Ranked as a Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyer

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Close

Recognition

“Standout individual for toxic torts.”


Legal 500

Ranked as a Georgia Super Lawyer


Super Lawyer