Attorneys

Michael T. Roth

Associate Trial Attorney

Michael is a trial attorney at Stewart Trial Attorneys, LLC where he represents victims of tractor-trailer accidents, auto accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, civil rights, and shootings or sexual assaults. Prior to joining the firm, Michael clerked for a judge in the Superior Court of Fulton County and worked at a plaintiff’s firm representing individuals injured in auto accidents and premises liability cases. Michael has helped obtain over $3 million in total recovery since joining the bar in 2016.

Michael was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University in 2012. Following undergraduate, Michael earned his J.D. from the Georgia State College of Law in 2016. While in law school, Michael held clerkships at two criminal defense firms, the Cobb County District Attorney’s Office, and a well-respected plaintiffs firm helping represent victims of tractor-trailer accidents, auto accidents, and premises liability arising out of catastrophic accidents.

Michael has been acknowledged in legal publications including: Trial Practice Manual (2016); Trial Handbook for Georgia Lawyers, 2015-2016 Edition (2015); Carlson on Evidence: Comparing Georgia Rules and Federal Rules, 4th Edition (2015); and the Georgia chapter of a state law compendium for a national truck accident lawyer organization.

Michael takes pride in making sure that his clients receive fair value for their cases and is not afraid to take a case to a jury trial when they do not. When he’s not practicing law, Michael enjoys playing sports, traveling, watching movies, and supporting his Atlanta Braves and Indiana Hoosiers.

Joshua E. Palmer

Attorney Of Counsel

Joshua E. Palmer was born in Macon, GA and raised in Warner Robins, GA. After graduating from Warner Robins High School, Josh went on to receive his B.A. in Criminal Justice from Valdosta State University and his law degree from North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina. Over the years, Josh has had the privilege of working on multimillion-dollar cases for some of the top law firms in the country, most notably the Willie Gary Firm. Additionally, Josh had the opportunity to represent several celebrity clients in Atlanta while practicing entertainment law with the Weems Firm. Attorney Palmer has also worked for one of the largest personal injury firms in Georgia, providing service to Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Columbus, Augusta, Albany, Valdosta, and Athens. 

In high school, Josh Palmer was active in many organizations and sports. Most notably, Josh Palmer played middle linebacker for the 2005 Warner Robins State Championship football team. While attending NCCU Law School, Josh was active in its mock trial program. In fact, Josh’s team was a regional finalist in the AAJ Trial Competition, beating all surrounding law schools. Josh was also an active member of the Black Lawyer Association. Today, Josh enjoys mentoring students and teaching them the tools for success. He often serves as a guest speaker for civic and church groups. Currently, Josh is a member of Fellowship Bible Baptist Church, NAACP, and Georgia Bar.

Daedrea D. Fenwick

Senior Associate Attorney

Daedrea D. Fenwick is an experienced civil litigator, who has focused her practice on general liability and premises liability cases. Daedrea has handled cases throughout the State of Georgia, in both state and federal court. Prior to joining the firm, she practiced civil defense litigation at mid-sized firms. As such, Daedrea utilizes the specialized knowledge she gained while working as a defense attorney to help her clients win.

Daedrea obtained her J.D. from Texas Southern University, with summa cum laude honors. As a law student, she was an award winning Mock Trial competitor, a member of the Thurgood Marshall Law Review, and served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Vanessa Gilmore at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Daedrea obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in International Business from Clark Atlanta University. She has also studied International Law and Policy as part of a study abroad program at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing, China.

Daedrea is committed to professional excellence. In 2018, she was chosen as one of the 2018 American Bar Association On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers. The Annual On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers provides national recognition for ABA young lawyer members who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership, and legal and community service. Daedrea is also an active member of a number of legal organizations, including Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) for the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia – YLD Litigation Section, Gate City Bar Association, and Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys. Daedrea is also active in a number of service organizations, including the United Way of Greater Atlanta and the Junior League of Atlanta.

Staff

Shelly Jones

Chief Operating Officer

Sjones@stewarttrial.com

Cheryl Henderson

Senior Paralegal

CHenderson@stewarttrial.com

Keisha Owens

Senior Paralegal

KOwens@stewarttrial.com

Richie Scales

Senior Paralegal

RScales@stewarttrial.com

Tiffany Lee

Executive Assistant

TLee@stewarttrial.com

Larry J. Stewart

File Clerk/Runner