Ogletree Deakins • Atlanta, Georgia
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600 Peachtree Street, Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
Craig Cleland represents employers in employment-related litigation, including class actions and complex litigation. Recently, he was named to Best Lawyers in America and has been named to Atlanta magazine’s ‘super Lawyers,? Georgia Trend magazine’s ?Legal Elite,? and Chambers USA’s Leading Business Lawyers. A frequent speaker on employment issues, Craig is also a contributor to the third and fourth editions of the leading employment treatise, Lindemann & Grossman’s Employment Discrimination Law. And he is a graduate of the Harvard Law School Mediation Program. During law school, Craig was the editor in chief of the law review. After graduating, he clerked for The Hon. Marvin H. Shoob on the U.S. District Court in Atlanta. He has served on several Atlanta nonprofit boards, including as board chair.
- College: B.A., cum laude, Valdosta State University, 1978
- Law School: J.D., cum laude, Georgia State University, 1992, S.T.M., with honors, Yale University, 1983, M. Div.