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Focus Areas

  • “NLRB Update: Looking Back & Planning Ahead,” Thompson Hine Webinar, January 2024
  • “Back to the Future: Will Biden Take Us Back to the Obama-era NLRB?” Thompson Hine Webinar, February 2021
  • Listed as a Labor and Employment Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation, 2020, 2021, 2024
  • The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Fellow
  • Selected for inclusion in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Labor & Employment, Georgia
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for more than 30 years for Employment Law-Management, Labor Law-Management and Litigation-Labor and Employment
  • Selected to the Georgia Super Lawyers list, 2004–2023
  • Named to Lawdragon Corporate Employment Lawyers Hall of Fame, 2018, 2020
  • Listed in “Guide to the Most Powerful Employment Lawyers,” Lawdragon and Human Resource Executive magazine, 2009–2017
  • Listed in Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite, 2016
  • Listed in “Top 10 Attorneys in Georgia,” Atlanta magazine, 2008–2010

Professional Activities

  • Institute of Applied Management and Law, faculty member

Community Activities

  • Morris Brown College Foundation, vice chair
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta, past board chair
  • Lekotek of Georgia, board member


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1974
  • University of Alabama, B.A., 1971

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama
  • Georgia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
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