Paul Barsness to present to the ACC Small Law Department Network
Nov 06, 2020
"We are honored to welcome Paul into the partnership," said Parker Hudson's Managing Partner Harrison Roberts. "Paul has made significant contributions to our clients and to the firm for many years, and his leadership and dedication will help ensure the firm's success for many years to come."
Paul is a commercial litigator who focuses on employment law, intellectual property, and the financial industry. He is a member of the American Employment Law Council, the nation’s premier organization of management side labor and employment attorneys. He has extensive class-action experience, defending clients against a myriad of state and federal consumer and employment class actions. Paul is the Georgia representative of the Wage and Hour Defense Institute, a national network of recognized practitioners in wage and hour litigation with local knowledge covering all 13 federal circuits. Paul devotes a large portion of his practice to preventing and defending against the theft and misappropriation of confidential information and trade secrets. He also currently serves as Associate Editor and Chapter Chair for three chapters of the nation’s leading employment law treatise (chapters on disparate impact, application of disparate impact to employment decisions, and statistical and other expert proof). He earned his J.D. from Georgia State University College of Law and his B.A. from the University of Georgia. Paul is actively involved in several community organizations including the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and Wellroot Family Services.