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Andy Scherffius

Andy Scherffius, Conley Griggs Partin LLP Atlanta, Georgia.Andy Scherffius currently serves as Of Counsel Attorney for Conley Griggs Partin LLP. He enjoys a national reputation for his aviation accident practice. His representation on behalf of plaintiffs in these matters includes both commercial and private aircraft disasters. Mr. Scherffius has handled approximately fifty aviation cases in the past twenty years. Included among the many cases he has handled are the following:

  • Valujet/Florida Everglades crash in which he represented numerous families of victims and served as a member of the plaintiffs steering committee which organized and directed the litigation on behalf of all plaintiffs.
  • ASA/Carrollton in which he represented the family of the pilot of a plane which crashed shortly after take off in a field near Carrollton, Georgia, due to a mechanical failure
  • ASA /Brunswick in which he represented the family of a passenger on board this flight which crashed near Brunswick, Georgia, and in which Senator John Tower and a NASA astronaut were among the passengers killed due to the metallurgical failure of a part which resulted in a failure of one of the engines. Mr. Scherffius served as Chairman of the plaintiffs steering committee in connection with this crash
  • A midair plane collision in which a settlement was reached involving the death of four individuals for a total of $42 million

Mr. Scherffius is a multiengine- and instrument-credentialed pilot with thousands of hours of flight time and the experience of owning, maintaining, and operating a variety of planes over the years. He is a member of the aviation practice group of the State Bar of Georgia, American Trial Lawyers Association and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and maintains an AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell.

In addition to his experience with the specialty field of aviation, Mr. Scherffius is uniformly known and respected by lawyers locally and nationally, as well as by the courts. He has been asked by a variety of courts to represent individuals and his profession in numerous capacities. He was nominated and elected to membership in the American College of Trial Lawyers over 10 years. He has been honored as the trial lawyer of the year by the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. At present he is serving, at the invitation of United States Supreme Court, as an attorney representative on the Advisory Committee on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. In this capacity he has extensive contact with the federal district and appellate judiciary.

Andrew M. Scherffius
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4200 Northside Parkway, NW Building One, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30327

Phone: (404) 809-2588
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4.8 / 5.0

Based on 8 reviews

Bobby C.

We have been privileged to work with Ranse Partin in several high profile cases, and we find his superb scholarship and trial abilities to be excellent.

Kenneth B.

An outstanding attorney, with substantive legal knowledge, skill in advocacy, and sound strategic and business judgment.

Joseph L.

Ranse is a talented lawyer and a person of the highest professional character.

Laura H.

Thank you so much for handling my case so competently. Your skilled guidance, confidence-building manner, and your kind, warm handling of all our encounters eased the pain of confronting a very tough time in my life. You took a difficult situation and created a very positive outcome. Again I thank you for all your help and friendship.

Meagan D.

Thank you so much for all your dedication and hard work on my case. You made me feel adequate and at ease and be able to open up and express a difficult situation. I am, and will be, forever grateful for you making this trying time in my life as manageable as it could possibly be. It was a pleasure working with you. The positive outcome was such a blessing and made me feel honored to have you stand up for a woman’s dignity. I am so thankful to have met such an admirable person and friend. Thanks again for all your support and guidance.

Robert M.

My opportunity to work with Ranse Partin confirmed to me first hand his extraordinary judgment as a litigator. He consistently showed a mastery of all the factual and legal details of a very complicated case. He remained thoughtful and calm in all circumstances and served his client very well.

Wade M.

Floyd Medical Center is extremely pleased with its decision to trust Ranse Partin and his firm with some of our most complex outside legal work. Ranse has skillfully and successfully handled several highly important managed care contract disputes for us. He is the one we turn to when we need outside legal counsel to help us deal with these type of tough legal issues.

Mike D.

Cale Conley has a national reputation as an excellent litigator on behalf of injured people and their families. He is a brilliant lawyer and advocate, with impeccable integrity.

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