Derron focuses his legal practice on construction liability, premises liability, commercial litigation and motor vehicle litigation cases. He has experience with high-exposure and complex disputes in the areas of employment and labor law, medical malpractice and commercial litigation for matters such as personal injury, wrongful death and civil rights actions. Derron handles all aspects of the litigation process, from the early stages of drafting pleadings and motion practice, to discovery and depositions. He has additional experience preparing cases for trials and appeals. Derron’s representative clients include Fortune 500 companies, insurance companies, municipalities, transit authorities and healthcare providers.
Prior to joining Litchfield Cavo LLP, Derron was an attorney at an insurance defense firm in the Atlanta area where he handled cases involving trucking and premises liability. Previously, he represented clients in a variety of general litigation and insurance defense matters at firms in Georgia.
- Obtained summary judgment for a national pharmacy chain client in a wrongful death action involving claims of professional negligence and regulatory violations; the US District Court agreed that the prescribed medication that was filled and dispensed by the client was safe to be taken as prescribed by the decedent’s physician.