About The Attorneys
Robert A. Falanga, Esq. is the founding partner at the Law Offices of Falanga & Chalker. He was also a cheer dad, and is currently, a cheer granddad! Robert has 44 years experience in complex litigation involving lawsuits filed against many large corporations (AETNA Insurance, Cooper Tire, Chrysler Corporation, etc.), some of which have included class action allegations." He has tried hundreds of jury trials all over the state of Georgia, and he has also tried personal injury cases in Florida. With more than 40 years of experience in civil personal injury trials and claims, he is a savvy seasoned trial lawyer who has won many high profile personal injury cases recovering millions of dollars for his wrongfully injured clients.
Attorney Falanga graduated from the State University of New York in Albany in 1972 and then attended the accredited John Marshall Law School, where he earned his LLB degree and graduated cum laude in his graduating class. He became a member of the Georgia State Bar Association and started the law firm in 1976 as an Atlanta-based trial attorney.
Attorney Falanga is a recognized leader in the field of personal injury litigation and has been called upon by the media to give his expert opinions on many issues and cases of interest to the public. As a prolific author, Attorney Falanga has written a law book entitled “Laying Foundations and Making Objections in Georgia,” which was published by the Harrison Company, and he has written numerous legal articles that were published throughout the United States in professional journals.
Additionally, Attorney Falanga has lectured and spoken extensively on both the state and national lecture circuits regarding his opinions and expertise in the field of personal injury and wrongful death litigation. His expertise has also been featured by the news media through radio and television interviews, and in newspapers and magazines, both on a state and national level, including The Wall Street Journal and Money magazine.
Attorney Falanga has been very active in many organizations associated with the practice of personal injury law. He has previously served in some of these organizations as an officer. He has been a Georgia State Delegate to the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and served as a past vice-president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
Attorney Falanga's competitive attitude has extended beyond the courtroom with success in his earlier years as a professional race car driver. His talents also have moved to large and small screens, having appeared in numerous television commercials and a major motion picture.
John Marshall Law School, 1976
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
All jurisdictions, both state and federal, in Georgia, as well as the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
Georgia State Bar Association
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Kobelah Svensen Bennah
Kobelah Svensen Bennah comes alive for a righteous cause. And he is a BIG fan of cheerleading! As a trial attorney, he relishes the power of the pen and the jury to make up for a loss.
In his work at the Law Offices of Falanga & Chalker, Attorney Bennah is responsive, careful, and aggressive. In that role, his joy is making a meaningful difference for clients. Consequently, each client’s problem is important. He listens. Then he uses every legal tool available to value the loss, mend what can be mended, and hold those responsible to account.
A Harvard Law graduate, Attorney Bennah received an introduction to recovery litigation from very talented teams in Miami and New York. In those teams, he first recovered and defended personal and corporate insurance claims in the seven- to the nine-figure range. Now representing plaintiffs in a team of some of the most experienced and respected trial attorneys and professionals in the nation, he welcomes each chance to fight the good fight.
Attorney Bennah was born of Johnson City, Tennessee, among the salt of the earth. Good men made him an Eagle Scout and United States Marine machine gunner. Good women taught him humility and respect. Out of the office, Attorney Bennah humbly serves the city of Dunwoody, the state of Georgia, this great nation, and the world as a member of Rotary International.