Christopher A. Bennett is a partner with Drew, Eckl & Farnham, LLP. Mr. Bennett concentrates his practice in Workers' Compensation litigation but has extensive experience in other types of civil litigation as well. He is a graduate of Stetson University and received his Juris Doctor from Mercer University. Mr. Bennett is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta Bar Association and past Douglas County Bar Association Treasurer and President.
Mercer University, JD, 1993
Stetson University, BA, 1988
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Georgia Supreme Court
Georgia Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court, Northern District (GA)
State Bar of Georgia - Attorney Wellness Taskforce; Programs Committee
Atlanta Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Douglas County Bar Association - Treasurer 2002-2004; President 2004-2006
Related News, Publications & Presentations
"What You Need to Know About Workers' Compensation". Presentation with Ryan Klee at the Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast Series. March 2016
"Same-Sex Marriage And The Future Of Death Benefits Under O.C.G.A. §34-9-265." State Bar of Georgia, Workers Compensation Law Section Newsletter. Summer 2015.
"Who’s Your Doctor? Tips for Keeping Control of Medical Benefits with the Posted Panel." Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal. Volume 27, No. 157, February 2015.
"How to Make Aggravations to Preexisting Injuries Less 'Aggravating'." Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal. Volume 23, No. 135, May 2011.
“Housing and the Catastrophic Claim After Pringle and Spires.” Gary Hurst and Chris Bennett. State Bar of Georgia, Workers' Compensation Law Section Newsletter. Fall 2011.