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A Trusted Ally For Injured Workers

If you are seeking workers’ compensation benefits in Georgia, you have a strong and trusted advocate in Herbert Chestnut & Associates. If you have suffered a job injury in an offshore or maritime setting anywhere in the U.S., our firm can help you.

With more than 38 years of experience, attorney Herbert Chestnut has the experience to guide you through all aspects of the workers’ compensation process in Georgia. His many qualifications include:

  • An AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell*
  • Three-time winner of the Workers’ Comp Attorney of the Year award

Whether you work on land, at sea or on the shore, our firm will provide you with the skilled representation you need to obtain a successful result.

Serving Workers From All Walks Of Life

Whether you work in a physically demanding and dangerous line of work or clock your time in an office setting, you deserve compensation for injuries suffered on the job. Our clients include workers in diverse fields, from construction and factory work to health care, hospitality, and oil and gas. What they have in common is that they have suffered serious injuries on the job and are struggling with medical bills, wage loss and even disability. Our law firm provides them with the strong representation they need to obtain the maximum amount of compensation available under the law.

A Special Emphasis On Offshore Claims

While attorney Chestnut has extensive experience handling all types of workers’ compensation claims, he is one of a relatively small percentage of attorneys in Savannah who handles longshoremen’s and maritime injury claims. This includes claims falling under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, the Defense Base Act, the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act and the Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentalities Act. If you work in a maritime occupation, or as a military contractor overseas, you don’t have to worry about finding an attorney who can handle these complex claims. Herbert Chestnut has built his career serving people in your field.

Discuss Your Claim With An Experienced Lawyer

You don’t have to face this complex process alone. We are here to help you obtain the benefits you need and deserve after suffering a serious job injury. To arrange a free initial consultation with an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer in Savannah, contact our law firm online or by telephone at 888-663-6047.


*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.