Fisher & Phillips, LLP • Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Joe Shelton is a partner in the Atlanta office. His practice focuses on the defense of employment discrimination claims in trial and appellate courts, as well as counseling and litigation in the area of trade secrets, non-competition agreements, restrictive covenants, and independent contractor classification. Joe also frequently advises employers with all aspects of state and federal employment laws, assists employers in drafting employment agreements, restrictive covenants, independent contractor agreements, personnel policies, separation agreements, and releases, and conducts on-site training on topics such as employment law compliance and avoidance of harassment claims. The clients with whom Joe works cover a broad range of businesses and industries, including grocery, manufacturing, automotive, retail, restaurant, service, real estate, staffing, financial, higher education, and medical. Joe is a member of the 2011 Employment Law360 editorial advisory board. He is also “AV” Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers ? Rising Stars in 2005 and 2009.
- College: Oglethorpe Univ., B.A., 1991
- Law School: Univ. of Tennessee College of Law, J.D., 1995