Friday at the annual Georgia Bar Media and Judiciary Conference, an Atlanta lawyer who represents sports stars in trouble gave a first-hand account of the balancing act between helping a client avoid prison and salvaging the athlete's career.
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Patrise Perkins-Hooker is the general counsel for the Atlanta BeltLine Inc. (ABI), where she is responsible for all legal matters including general corporate transactions, corporate governance, compliance and risk management, and a wide variety of real estate-related matters including transactional work and negotiations.
As counsel for a number of preeminent clinical laboratories and medical practices in the Southeast, our firm analyzes legal questions relating to the practice of client billing on a perennial basis.
The probate court in one of Alabama's biggest counties says it won't issue any marriage licenses at all after the Alabama Supreme Court disagreed with a federal court and upheld the state's ban on same-sex marriage.
Corrections officials in Georgia have temporarily halted executions so they can analyze a drug that prompted the last-minute postponement of a lethal injection.