Elizabeth Ann McLeod


Elizabeth McLeod joined the firm in 1994 and became a partner in 1999. She is a member of our medical malpractice defense team and has a passion for defending physicians and other medical providers. She is also a member of our railroad defense litigation and employment law teams.


  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Moot Court
  • Mercer University, Macon, Georgia
    • B.A. - 1991
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • CSX Transportation, Inc.
  • Medical Protective
  • The Doctors Company

Professional Associations

  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, Member, 2000 to Present
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers' Association, Member, 2000 to Present
  • Augusta Bar Association, Member, 1994 to Present

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Railroad Law
  • Employment Law
  • General Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1994
  • South Carolina, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1996
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 1994
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2006


  • Named the 2018 Columbia County Chamber Business Woman of the Year