Ogletree Deakins • Atlanta, Georgia
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600 Peachtree Street, Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
Wade Mallard, a native of Augusta, Georgia, has over 30 years legal experience. He joined Ogletree Deakins as a partner. As a labor attorney, Mr. Mallard has represented management in all areas of labor and employment law throughout North America. A summary of his career follows:<li>Taught law and was a Legal Affairs Officer at the United States Military Academy, West Point, N.Y., 1965-1968 (Capt., JAGC).
Assistant Attorney General for State of Georgia (1969-1971), at which time one of his duties was to advise the Governor and numerous state agencies on labor law. <li>
One of the founders of Clark, Paul, Hoover & Mallard, formerly a nationally recognized labor management law firm. <li>
Founder of the nationally recognized labor management law firm, The Mallard Firm, which merged into Ogletree Deakins. <li>
Successfully negotiated several hundred collective bargaining agreements with many different unions, as well as negotiated the total or partial closure of numerous plants, for companies in different industries located throughout the United States and Canada. <li>Considered by many to be North America’s most experienced collective bargaining negotiator. <li>Assisted various national and state chambers of commerce and business associations in defeating legislation hostile to management, making labor law speeches and publishing legal articles related to labor management law.
- College: B.B.A., University of Georgia, 1962
- Law School: J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, 1965
- Other: Post Graduate Legal Studies in Labor Law, New York University School of Law, 1966-1967