What kinds of cases does

The Harkness Law Firm handle?

  • Car accidents 

  • Motorcycle accidents 

  • Bicycle crashes 

  • Pedestrian accidents 

  • Highway accidents 

  • Slip-and-fall accidents  

  • Tractor-trailer accidents  

  • Wrongful death  

  • Personal injury  

Damages Suffered

in Georgia Accidents 


Common damages from

accidents in Georgia include:

  • Medical expenses 

  • Lost wages 

  • Pain and suffering 

  • Future loss of earnings 

  • Future medical expenses

  • Loss of enjoyment of life 

  • Loss of consortium 

  • Permanent scarring and disfigurement  





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Bruce Harkness

Attorney at Law







Attorney Bruce Harkness has provided caring and compassionate legal services throughout the area for more than 20 years. His experience throughout his legal career has provided superior counsel for client's which has resulted in over $100 million of recovered costs in paid settlements for his client's. His comprehension of insurance liability laws has led him to develop the remarkable and unrivaled feat of working both with and in opposition of insurance companies, tirelessly to generate a practical solution to fully compensate all losses and in a more timely and effective manner than even the most expensive, reputable attorney's practicing in this field of law. 


The advise and legal instruction given, along with the authenticity of genuine concern demonstrated along with the profoundly guidance demonstrated by Mr. Harkness and his staff continues to prove effective, superior, and professional. He, with the help of a great team, is highly candid and qualified in cases of personal injury. With a unique experience, natural talent and unseen acquired skills, in every case, his legal representation exceeds all standards of that which generally required, expected, or demonstrated by other attorney's practicing in area of personal injury law.


The Harkness Law Firm is familiar with Georgia's personal injury laws, including state laws as well as the different local laws. During the last two decades, Mr. Harkness and his team have provided dedicated legal representation for thousands of victims who suffered injuries of both the intentional and accidental nature. He and his team take the time to assess each case and get clear and complete understanding of each client's individual damages, injuries, and needs. 

More Than $100 Million in Paid Settlements

For Georgia Accident Victims 

Before becoming an attorney, Mr. Harkness was an insurance agent for 10 years, which has proven beneficial in his personal injury law practice. Widely known as being very knowledgeable when it comes to automobile and accident insurance, Mr. Harkness has an established reputation and a proven track record in representing clients who have been involved in accidents throughout Georgia. The Law Office of Bruce Harkness has a standard of excellence established for every client they serve, ensuring they get the individual attention they deserve. 

Each case is evaluated on the individual basis. Mr. Harkness and his team will investigate the accident, gather evidence and documentation, determine which damages were suffered, and then come up with a fair dollar amount the client should be compensated for the damages that resulted from the accident. Many injuries can impact you for the rest of your life, so your case must be carefully considered. Throughout his career as an attorney, Mr. Harkness has recovered more than $65 million in paid settlements for his clients.  

While Mr. Harkness is accredited by the American Bar Association to practice any kind of law throughout the United States, his practice is limited to personal injury and wrongful death cases. He is accredited and certified as a Georgia attorney.  

Handling Georgia Personal Injury Cases

Since 1997 

Schedule Your Case Evaluation For Your Georgia Accident Injury Claim Today!  

We take your accident seriously. Results can vary significantly on a case by case basis, but you can rest assured that Mr. Harkness and his staff will carefully review your case to ensure you get the attention you deserve. With three offices to conveniently serve you, The Harkness Law Firm has an office near you. Offices are located in Demorest, Toccoa, and Brunswick. Time is of the essence because Georgia has a two-year statute of limitations for filing a personal injury claim after an accident. Call (877) 778-9090 today to schedule a case evaluation and to learn how


Mr. Harkness can help you get your claim on track.  

If you or a loved one is suffering from injuries

or a loss due to another's negligence

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To better serve & represent clients throughout the State of Georgia, offices are opened for business in the following locations:



700 Central Avenue

Demorest, GA 30535




12 West Currahee St.

Toccoa, GA 30577


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