Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta, LLC
3495 Piedmont Road, NE • Building 12, Suite 410 • Atlanta, GA 30305
Phone: 404-495-5900 • Fax: 404-495-5901
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Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta, LLC

Forensic Evaluations

Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta provides forensic psychiatric evaluations, consultations, and expert witness testimony in civil and criminal cases including: the insanity defense and criminal responsibility, competency to stand trial, capital sentencing, and mitigation. Drs. Lipsig and Norman also conduct workplace violence assessments and/or Fitness for Duty evaluations.

From 2002 until 2011, Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta provided psychiatric services at the Atlanta City Detention Center and can consult on medicolegal issues involving correctional psychiatry.

Dr. Lipsig and Dr. Norman have specific expertise in conducting independent medical evaluations, including disability, employment discrimination, Workers' Compensation, and personal psychiatric injury evaluations. Both psychiatrists have experience conducting medical record reviews in psychiatric malpractice and standard of care cases. Additionally, both Drs. Lipsig and Norman have experience with testamentary capacity (competency to make a will) and various other civil competency evaluations.

Dr. Lipsig and Dr. Norman are Board Certified in General and Forensic Psychiatry and are willing to discuss any of the above issues in setting up an evaluation.

For publicly funded cases, both Dr. Lipsig and Dr. Norman provide services on a modified fee schedule. Please contact our office for that fee schedule.

All fees are set independently by each physician.

In order to set up an evaluation, please contact us by telephone at 404-495-5900 or by email at

David Lipsig, MD

David Lipsig, MD, a psychiatrist with Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta
Learn More about Dr. Lipsig
Contact Our Office for Dr. Lipsig's Curriculum Vitae and Fee Schedule

Matthew W. Norman, MD

Matthew W. Norman, MD, a psychiatrist with Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta
Dr. Norman's Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Norman's Fee Schedule

Psychiatric Evaluation

Psychiatric Associates of Atlanta takes pride in conducting each forensic psychiatric evaluation with the highest level of integrity and objectivity.

Civil Evaluations

  • Psychiatric disability
  • Workers' compensation
  • Fitness for duty
  • Psychiatric malpractice
  • Competence and guardianship
  • Psychiatric injury
  • Testamentary capacity

Criminal Evaluations

  • Competency to stand trial
  • Criminal responsibility (insanity)
  • Mitigation
  • Sentencing
  • Violence Risk Assessment
  • Competency to waive Miranda

Our Convenient Atlanta Office

Our Atlanta Buckhead office is located in Piedmont Center in building 12. Piedmont Center is easily accessible from Interstate 85, Interstate 75, Interstate 285 (Perimeter), Georgia 400, Roswell Road and Peachtree Street. Piedmont Center is also located conveniently near the MARTA Buckhead Station.

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3495 Piedmont Road, NE
Building 12, Suite 410
Atlanta, GA 30305

Telephone: 404-495-5900
Fax: 404-495-5901