Lula, Georgia Employment Lawyers

Gainesville, GA Employment Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(678) 989-5491 2715 Ramsey Rd
Gainesville, GA 30501
Employment and Business
University of Virginia
Cleveland, GA Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(706) 219-2801 PO Box 2931
Cleveland, GA 30528
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Divorce
SMU Dedman School of Law
Gainesville, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(678) 450-1444 311 Green St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Employment, Business, Criminal and Divorce
University of Georgia
Gainesville, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(770) 534-7341 340 Jesse Jewell Pkwy
Gainesville, GA 30501
Employment and Education
University of Georgia
Mt Airy, GA Employment Law Attorney
(740) 369-6383 248 Fieldstone Dr
Mt Airy, GA 30563
Employment and Workers' Comp
John Beasley
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Watkinsville, GA Employment Law Lawyer
(855) 774-3675 31 N Main St
P.O. Box 309
Watkinsville, GA 30677
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business and Civil Rights
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
John Beasley has nearly 30 years of litigation and trial experience, most of that devoted to handling employment cases on behalf of employees and small employers. He represents clients in both the public and private sectors and has tried cases under most civil rights and whistleblower laws, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Equal Pay Act, the Family Medical Leave Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Sarbanes Oxley and the U.S. Constitution. John has also done considerable work on behalf of employees who have lost their jobs as a...
David Edward Oles Esq.
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Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(770) 755-1622 5755 North Point Pkwy
Suite 25
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Consumer and Divorce
Harvard University
David Oles is an attorney in Alpharetta, GA with 25 years’ experience litigating extremely complex divorce, family and business law cases. A graduate of Harvard, contact the Law Offices of David E Oles, LLC dba Oles Law Group - Alpharetta Attorney at Law when you need a business, family law or divorce attorney.
Louise N. Smith
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Dacula, GA Employment Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(678) 889-5191 3611 Braselton Hwy.
Suite 200
Dacula, GA 30019
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Civil Rights and Personal Injury
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
John David Hipes
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Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(770) 664-4087 3655 Brookside Pkwy
Suite 150
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Employment, Business, Construction and Insurance Claims
Georgia State University College of Law
Business litigation attorney with over 23 years of experience providing goal oriented and cost effective represenation in state and federal courts for small and large sized businesses. Practice areas include business litigation, insurance coverage, employment, construction, real estate, landlord/tenant, debtor/creditor, and shareholder/partnership disputes. Practicing in Alpharetta, Roswell, Milton, Johns Creek, Cumming, Canton and throughout the metro Atlanta area, including Fulton, Forsyth, Cherokee, Gwinnett, Cobb and DeKalb Counties. LinkedIn information at http://www.linkedin.com/in/georgialawyer.
E. Logan Butler
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Cumming, GA Employment Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(770) 889-0846 327 Dahlonega Street
Suite 801
Cumming, GA 30040
Employment, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Georgia State University College of Law
Logan Butler is a founding partner of the firm Patterson Moore Butler, LLC. Mr. Butler’s practice focuses primarily on criminal defense, employment law and a highly specialized local government practice assisting Sheriffs and other law enforcement agencies with their legal needs. He has extensive experience defending all major felonies, drug crimes, DUI, sex crimes, family violence, juvenile offenses and all other misdemeanor and felony offenses. Mr. Butler has previously served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Piedmont Judicial Circuit (Barrow, Jackson and Banks counties) and the Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit (Forsyth County). As a prosecutor, Mr. Butler...
Gregory R. Fidlon
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Georgia Employment Law Attorney with 20 years experience

I specialize in labor and employment law and serve clients throughout metro Atlanta, Georgia and elsewhere. I graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1998 and have been practicing exclusively in labor... Read More »
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Paula J. Mcgill
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Peachtree Corners, GA Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(770) 367-1234 5425 Peachtree Parkway
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
Employment, Business, Divorce and Landlord Tenant
University of Pennsylvania
Attorney Paula J. McGill provides personal service to a variety of clients. She is comfortable representing individuals and small to medium sized businesses. Moreover, Attorney McGill is not afraid to go after large corporations to force them to take personal responsibility for damages they cause. Her confidence in pursuing these companies comes from her 20+ years of experience. Furthermore, she is skilled in efficiently and effectively representing clients of most budgets. Many clients return for additional services or recommend her to family and friends.

Her experience spans small claims matters, contract disputes,...
Christopher John York
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Duluth, GA Employment Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(770) 817-4939 1815 Satellite Blvd
Suite 404
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Business, IP and Workers' Comp
Emory University and Emory University School of Law
Attorney Chris York is committed to helping clients navigate a complicated legal system. As an experienced attorney, he is always focused on helping clients obtain outcomes that are justified. He focuses on giving them the peace of mind they deserve. At our law firm in Duluth, GA, we genuinely care about every client we work with. His personal interests include running, watching tennis matches, and being a dedicated father to three teenagers, a boy and two girls.
Lisa Durham Taylor
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Watkinsville, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(770) 235-1117 Union Church Road
Watkinsville, GA 30677
Employment and Appeals
The University of Georgia School of Law
Lisa Taylor brings a unique skill set and perspective to her law practice. She began her career as a lawyer in the Labor & Employment Law Practice Group at Alston & Bird LLP in Atlanta, Georgia, where she represented Fortune 500 companies in a wide variety of employment law matters. Among many other things, she litigated claims of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation under Title VII, the ADA, the ADEA, and the FMLA; she drafted and litigated claims related to restrictive covenants in employment law contracts; and she advised clients on such tricky personnel matters as reductions in force, employee...
Karen Brown Williams
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Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(678) 566-3626 12600 Deerfield Parkway Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Employment, Business, Divorce and Family
Emory University
A graduate of Howard University, Boston College and Emory Law School, Karen began her law career in 1990 as Clerk to Justice Carol Hunstein where she served for more than two years before becoming a Public Defender for Dekalb County and then moving on to the Atlanta Solicitors Office. Karen founded her law practice in 1994 while a Cobb County Magistrate, where she served for five years. Karen brings broad experience and depth of understanding to her client’s cause. She is a frequent speaker on family law issues within the legal community, guiding other family law attorneys to becoming more...
Don (Chip) Gaskill Jr.
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Duluth, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(770) 817-4938 1815 Satellite Blvd
Suite 404
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Business, IP and Workers' Comp
Vanderbilt University Law School
Chip Gaskill has spent his entire career practicing law in the Metro Atlanta area. He is dedicated to exhibiting professionalism and high ethical standards with a view toward creating a relationship of confidence and trust with his clients. He is an experienced attorney focused on results. His personal interests include marathons, enjoying high school and college football and being a devoted husband and father to two teenage girls.
Jeanne Bynum Hipes Esq.
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Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(678) 867-7006 2475 Northwinds Parkway
Suite 200
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Civil Rights
University of Virginia School of Law
Jason Ramsland
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Athens, GA Employment Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(706) 425-8740 335B Oconee Street
Athens, GA 30601
Employment and Business
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Jason Ramsland is an attorney of counsel at Johnson Marlowe LLP. He focuses on business and corporate transactions and litigation, employment related matters, and business development.

Over the years Jason has helped clients both big and small, from large corporations with global footprints to the minimum-wage earning employee. He approaches legal disputes with problem-solving philosophy, seeking to help clients through their legal matters with a broad perspective.

Before joining Johnson Marlowe LLP, Jason was a partner with the firm Ball Eggleston in Lafayette, Indiana, where he litigated business disputes and employment related cases. He has taken on huge retailers like Target and...
William Blake McCarty
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Lawrenceville, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(470) 309-1756 P.O. Box 464032
Lawrenceville, GA 30042-4032
Free ConsultationEmployment, Family and Real Estate
Emory University School of Law
Senior Attorney and Counselor at Law: (1986-2019)
W. Blake McCarty, Esq. dba The McCarty Law Practice
* Founded and operated successful law offices at the Equitable Building, Perimeter Center Terrace, and the Ravinia in Atlanta. Hired, trained, and managed personnel, vetted incoming engagements, developed case strategies, worked with expert witnesses, and handled all aspects of client engagements for over 1,000 clients.
* Provided AV-rated domestic and international tax, ERISA, entity governance, corporate-partnership-LLC business transaction planning, negotiating, regulatory compliance, and contract drafting, securities law, employment law compliance, and counsel to Boards, officers, directors,...
William J. Smith
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Lawrenceville, GA Employment Law Lawyer
(678) 690-5299 1755 N Brown Rd
#200
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Employment, Bankruptcy, Business and Foreclosure Defense
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
Lisa B. Golan
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Norcross, GA Employment Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(770) 409-7922 3259C Peachtree Corners Circle
Norcross, GA 30092
Employment and Civil Rights
Emory University School of Law
Andrew Wayne Holliday
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Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(678) 646-6771 11175 Cicero Drive
Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Free ConsultationEmployment, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
St. John's University School of Law
Gabrielle E. Espy
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Duluth, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(678) 942-1563 2170 Satellite Boulevard
Ste. 375
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Business, Construction and Real Estate
University of Georgia School of Law
Ms. Espy is an attorney in the firm’s Litigation and Default Services Department. Ms. Espy’s practice areas include commercial litigation, creditors’ rights and lender representation, landlord representation in commercial and residential landlord-tenant law, real property foreclosures, business formation and agreements, and commercial bankruptcy.

Ms. Espy was raised in Decatur, Georgia. She graduated from Washington & Lee University in 2013 with a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Music. While at Washington & Lee, she served as the President of Generals Interested in Legal Studies, Chair of the Alpha Delta Pi Scholarship Committee, as well as a member of...
K.P. Reddy
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Suwanee, GA Employment Law Attorney
(678) 629-3246 1325 Satellite Blvd
Suite 1506
Suwanee, GA 30024
Employment
Matthew McGahren
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Norcross, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(770) 729-1779 6171 Crooked Creek Road
Norcross, GA 26987
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Maritime
University of North Carolina School of Law
Buford, GA Employment Law Attorney with 44 years experience
(770) 932-3552 1809 Buford Highway
Buford, GA 30518
Employment, Civil Rights, Insurance Defense and Municipal
Emory University
Duluth, GA Employment Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(678) 775-6808 6340 Sugarloaf Pkwy
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Business and IP
University of Georgia
Duluth, GA Employment Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(678) 775-6808 6340 Sugarloaf Pkwy
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Business, Divorce and Family
University of Georgia
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(404) 522-4900 1765 Lazy River Ln
Atlanta, GA 30350
Employment and Business
Indiana Univ (Indianapolis)
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(770) 730-7900 8200 Roberts Dr
Atlanta, GA 30350
Employment and Business
Mercer Univ-W.George L.S
Duluth, GA Employment Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(678) 957-1323 2805 Peachtree Industrial Blvd
Duluth, GA 30097
Employment, Municipal and Real Estate
University of Georgia
Loganville, GA Employment Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(770) 466-6633 515 Hamlet Dr
Loganville, GA 30052
Employment and Business
University of Michigan
Norcross, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(678) 990-1550 5555 Oakbrook Pkwy
Norcross, GA 30093
Employment, Business, Communications and IP
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(678) 245-6785 8565 Dunwoody Place
Building 15, Ste B
Atlanta, GA 30350
Employment, Business, Construction and Estate Planning
University of Alabama School of Law
Norcross, GA Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
3500 Parkway Ln
Norcross, GA 30092
Employment
University of Georgia
Lawrenceville, GA Employment Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(770) 310-6854 5150 Sugarloaf Pkwy
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Employment and Education
New York University
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(770) 810-2488 3845 Pleasantdale Rd
Atlanta, GA 30340
Employment and Business
Western New England (MA)
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(770) 640-9441 8425 Dunwoody Pl
Atlanta, GA 30350
Employment, Appeals, Business and IP
Georgia State University
Alpharetta, GA Employment Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(678) 690-7926 2655 Northwinds Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Employment, Business and Health Care
University of Minnesota Law School
Athens-Clarke County (Balance), GA Employment Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(706) 354-4000 360 Dogwood Dr
Athens-Clarke County (Balance), GA 30606
Employment
George Washington Univ
Atlanta, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(770) 993-7030 9400 Roberts Dr
Atlanta, GA 30350
Employment and Arbitration & Mediation
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Employment law governs the relationship between workers and their employers. This law, contained in federal and state statutes, administrative regulations, and judicial decisions, specifies the rights and restrictions applicable to each party in the workplace.

This area of law regulates such issues as employee benefits, discipline, hiring, firing, leave, payroll, and health and safety in the workplace. It also encompasses non-compete agreements, retaliation, severance, unemployment compensation, pensions, whistle-blowing, worker classification, wage garnishment, work authorization for non-U.S. citizens, worker's compensation, and employee handbooks.

Both federal and state laws govern the relationship between employees and employers. Federal laws such as Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibit employers from discriminating against employees based on certain characteristics. Many states have enacted their own laws similar to federal ones (and sometimes are more stringent). Cities and counties also can enact ordinances that affect employee rights, such as local minimum wage laws.

Employment lawyers can choose to accept only employees as clients, only employers, or both. Some attorneys focus on a specific area of employment law, such as workers' compensation, whistleblowing or discrimination, but many can handle a wide range of employment law issues.


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