The firm of Speed, Seta & Waters, LLC was formed in the fall of 2001 upon the departure of Wallace Speed and Lesli Seta from their prior firm located in Atlanta, Georgia. Along with Mr. Speed and Mrs. Seta, George Waters, an associate at that time, who has since been elevated to partner, established the new firm in Lawrenceville, a suburb of Atlanta. They have subsequently added numerous outstanding associates and have continued to grow at a healthy rate. They devote their practice to insurance defense, including workers' compensation, general liability, and federal Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation. The firm represents the State of Georgia, many insurance companies, third-party administrators, and self-insured employers throughout Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, and it enjoys an AV rating, the highest possible rating, under the Martindale-Hubbell law firm rating system.