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Thomas F. Martin
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer

Case Western Reserve University School of LawGeorgia and U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
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Larry H. Chesin
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer with 40 years experience

The University of Georgia School of LawGeorgia
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Tracey Barbaree
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Georgia Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience

The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of LawGeorgia and Texas
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Michael A. Sullivan
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer with 34 years experience

Vanderbilt University Law SchoolGeorgia
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Justin Michael Scott
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(678) 780-4880 246 Sycamore St
#150
Decatur, GA 30030
Free ConsultationEmployment
Emory University School of Law
Justin M. Scott is the founder of Scott Employment Law, P.C., a boutique employment litigation firm representing both companies and individuals in employment disputes.

Justin handles a wide-range of employment cases, including wage-and-hour cases involving claims of misclassification, unpaid overtime, unpaid minimum wage, off-the-clock claims, and other related allegations. He has substantial experience litigating such matters on a class, collective and individual basis, both on the plaintiff’s and defense side.

He also frequently litigates harassment, discrimination, retaliation and failure-to accommodate claims under all major federal employment statutes, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment...
James Radford
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer
(678) 271-0300 315 W. Ponce de Leon Ave
Suite 1080
Decatur, GA 30030
Free ConsultationEmployment and Civil Rights
The University of Georgia School of Law
Prior to launching his private practice, James practiced for a number of years with the firm of Parks, Chesin and Walbert, P.C., one of Georgia’s most prestigious civil rights law firms. James also served as a staff attorney for the Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, where he advised the Court on a wide array of federal cases. James received his undergraduate degree from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, where he graduated magna cum laude. He received his law degree from the University of Georgia, where he graduated cum laude. James served on the Editorial Board for the Georgia...
William Blake McCarty
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Gwinnett County, 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 Tomlin
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(678) 743-1894 PO Box 402
Decatur, GA 30031
Employment and Environmental
The University of Georgia School of Law
Benjamin Kandy
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney
534 Medlock Road
Suite 109
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Civil Rights
Emory University
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(470) 823-4000 125 Clairemont Avenue
Suite 380
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Arbitration & Mediation
Emory University School of Law
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(470) 823-4000 125 Clairemont Avenue
Suite 380
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Arbitration & Mediation
Georgia State University College of Law
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(404) 298-8145 4415 Memorial Dr
Decatur, GA 30032
Employment and Municipal
Georgia State University
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(404) 377-7717 160 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment
Mercer Univ-W.George L.S
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(404) 633-4372 2350 Wineleas Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
Employment and Civil Rights
Georgia State University
Dustin Crawford
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer

As a Georgia employment lawyer, Dustin litigates cases arising under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, as well... Read More »
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John Mays
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Georgia Employment Law Attorney

I provide legal counsel to small businesses, focusing on their employment matters. Our firm specializes in wage and hour litigation, and I have served as defense counsel in both individual and collective overtime... Read More »
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(404) 377-7717 160 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment, Business and Immigration
Georgia State University
Gwinnett County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(770) 381-0825 27 Planters Dr
Lilburn, GA 30047
Employment and Business
Cumberland L.S./Samford
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(404) 331-6652 2931 Thornridge Dr
Atlanta, GA 30340
Employment
University of Tennessee
Henry County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(770) 957-1199 101 Eagles Pointe Pkwy
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Employment, Divorce and Family
Georgia State University
Henry County, GA Employment Law Lawyer
4045 Brookdale Ct
McDonough, GA 30253
Employment and Business
Henry County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(404) 348-4881 205 Corporate Center Dr
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Employment, Business, Municipal and Real Estate
University of Georgia
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(770) 270-8133 3262 Emerald Brook Ln
Decatur, GA 30033
Employment
University of Georgia
Walton County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(770) 466-6633 515 Hamlet Dr
Loganville, GA 30052
Employment and Business
University of Michigan
Henry County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(678) 591-7790 205 Corporate Center Dr
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Employment, Business and Personal Injury
University of Georgia
Newton County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 47 years experience
(770) 787-2550 1140 Brown St SW
Covington, GA 30014
Employment, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Woodrow Wilson Col.of Law
Jennifer K. Coalson
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer with 11 years experience

The University of Georgia School of LawGeorgia
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Kimberly N. Martin
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer with 23 years experience

University of Florida Levin College of Law and University of Florida Levin College of Law11th Circuit, U.S District Court Northern District of Georgia, U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia and Georgia
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(404) 601-4125 755 Commerce Dr
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment
University of Tennessee
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(404) 298-6796 1353 Cedar Park Pl
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Employment, Administrative, Business and Family
Georgia State University
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(404) 377-7717 160 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment
University of Tennessee
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(470) 823-4000 125 Clairemont Avenue
Suite 380
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment
University of Georgia
Dekalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(404) 320-9979 2931 N Druid Hills Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Employment, Business, Entertainment & Sports and Workers' Comp
University of Georgia
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(404) 371-4747 1300 Commerce Dr
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Business
Boston College of Law
Newton County, GA Employment Law Attorney
(770) 736-0369 PO Box 870647
Stone Mountain, GA 30070
Employment, Civil Rights, Elder and Estate Planning
Emory School of Law, Emory School of Law and Western New England College of Law
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(404) 371-2300 556 N McDonough St
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Municipal
John Marshall L.S. (Atlanta)
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(404) 292-1030 4296 Memorial Dr
Decatur, GA 30032
Employment, Business and Workers' Comp
Atlanta Law School
Henry County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(770) 228-6240 140 Henry Pkwy
McDonough, GA 30253
Employment, Municipal and Real Estate
Mercer Univ-W.George L.S
Walter H. Beckham III
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Georgia Employment Law Attorney with 42 years experience

Emory UniversityGeorgia
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Melissa A. Carpenter
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer

Georgia State University College of LawGeorgia
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DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(404) 299-1211 3516 Covington Hwy
Decatur, GA 30032
Employment
Tulane University-LA
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(770) 598-1209 2308 Academy Court NE
Atlanta, GA 30345
Employment
Texas Tech University School of Law
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(404) 669-6119 The Trust Building (across from the DeKalb County Courthouse)
545 N. McDonough Street, Suite D
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment and Personal Injury
Georgia State University College of Law
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(404) 508-1176 23 Covington Rd
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
Employment, Appeals and Criminal
Emory University
Dekalb County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(770) 938-1061 2300 Henderson Mill Rd
Atlanta, GA 30345
Employment
University of Nebraska
Gwinnett County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(770) 822-8700 75 Langley Dr
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Employment and Municipal
Ohio Northern University
Henry County, GA Employment Law Attorney
(770) 957-3915 140 Henry Pkwy
McDonough, GA 30253
Employment, Administrative, Business and Real Estate
DeKalb County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(404) 299-1211 1110 Adams St
Decatur, GA 30030
Employment
Brandon Hornsby
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Fulton County, GA Employment Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(800) 788-7781 1180 W Peachtree St NW
#2220
Atlanta, GA 30309
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Emory University School of Law and Florida State University College of Law
For almost two decades, Brandon Hornsby has dedicated his legal career to protecting the rights of people. Known as a "fearless advocate" and "champion of the underdog," Atlanta lawyer Brandon Hornsby has extensive experience representing the victims of serious personal injury, civil rights violations, and whistleblowers.

More than anything else, Hornsby is known for getting results.

At the outset of his career, Hornsby served as a state and federal prosecutor. Hornsby quickly developed a reputation for excellence in the courtroom, particularly his examination of witnesses and his moving opening and closing arguments.

During his public service, in which Hornsby handled many of Atlanta's...
Gregory R. Fidlon
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Fulton County, GA Employment Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(844) 529-4967 3355 Lenox Rd NE
#750
Atlanta, GA 30326
Employment
University of Pennsylvania
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 and employment law since. I have practiced with top-notch firms and represented clients of all sizes, from Fortune 100 companies to individual employees. I enjoy helping clients solve their legal issues in the most cost-effective way. I represent and advise clients in all aspects of the employment relationship, including discrimination claims under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act (Title VII), the Age Discrimination in Employment...
A. Lee Parks Jr.
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Georgia Employment Law Lawyer with 22 years experience

Emory University School of LawGeorgia
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Rockdale County Employment Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

DeKalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
(404) 373-0865
Decatur, GA


Atlanta Legal Aid Society
(404) 524-5811
Atlanta, GA

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Problems in the workplace?

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.


Essential job functions: The fundamental job duties of the employment position that the individual with a disability holds or desires. The term essential functions does not include marginal functions of the position.

Exempt employee: An employee who is not entitled to the minimum wage or overtime pay protections of the Fair Labor Standards Act.