Ms. Alyssa Bernadette Baskam
Beasley Allen Law Firm
Alyssa Baskam is a trial attorney and principal in Beasley Allen’s Atlanta office. She represents individuals injured and families whose loved ones were killed by no fault of their own. Alyssa has helped hold numerous automakers responsible for the negligent or wanton design of their vehicles, including by securing over $345 million in verdicts and settlements. In her career, Alyssa also has represented individuals who were victims of nursing home or other inpatient facility abuse or neglect, and victims of rape and sexual assault.
Alyssa has been named to the Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” (Georgia) list annually since 2019. She was selected to the Best Lawyers in America for 2022. Alyssa was also selected to the Best Lawyers 2022 Women in the Law list for her accomplishments in Personal Injury Litigation and Product Liability Litigation.
Alyssa is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) where she serves as an Executive Committee member and Co-Chair of the Community Outreach Committee. She is also a member of the GTLA Women’s Caucus, an alumna of GTLA’s LEAD program, and a regular contributor to GTLA’s “The Verdict” publication.
Alyssa grew up in Cumming, Georgia, where she attended South Forsyth High School. Alyssa attended the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for her undergraduate degree, and Emory University for law school. She graduated from both with honors. She is licensed to practice law in Georgia and South Carolina, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia. Alyssa now lives in Atlanta, where she enjoys playing tennis, cooking, and painting. She is also an avid hiker and conservationist volunteer. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering with local Atlanta organizations such as the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Covenant House.