Mike Powell of Powell IP Law was featured in the Fit Small Business Guide regarding his legal expertise in small business matters.
Carol Michel, partner at Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, was listed in the 2018 Best Lawyers in America for health care law and medical malpractice defense.
Jay Train, partner of counsel at Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial, was listed in the 2018 Best Lawyers in America for personal injury defense.
Keisha Lance Bottoms was elected mayor of Atlanta.
Timothy M. Klob, managing partner of Klob & Larrison Attorneys, joined the board of directors for the Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, a national nonprofit group.
Jessica J. Wood, a principal at Bodker, Ramsey, Andrews, Winograd & Wildstein, was named Volunteer of the Year by the Atlanta Legal Aid Society.
Brian McEvoy was named managing partner of Polsinelli’s Atlanta office. His practice focuses on white collar defense with an emphasis on health care fraud.
Sandra T. Johnson joined Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt as the health law group leader for the Seattle office.
Lynita Mitchell-Blackwell was accepted into Forbes Coaches Council, an invitation-only community for business and career coaches.
Carolyn Altman was sworn in as a pro tem judge for the Juvenile Court of Paulding County, Georgia, in August.
Marian C. Adeimy joined the DeKalb County Attorney’s Office as an assistant county attorney, expanding on her local government and litigation background.
Maria J. Batres was appointed to a five-year term of service on the Georgia Commission on Interpreters. The commission provides interpreter licensing and regulatory and education services for Georgia courts so they can ensure the rights of non-English speaking persons during the presentation of civil or criminal matters.
Quinton R. Beasley has joined Rutherford & Christie as an associate.