Fisher & Phillips, LLP • Atlanta, Georgia
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|Fisher & Phillips, LLP
1075 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Terri Stewart is an associate in the Atlanta office. She represents management in all areas of labor and employment law in state and federal courts as well as before state and federal agencies. Her practice focuses on the defense of employment related lawsuits in trial and appellate courts, encompassing a variety of issues, including claims arising under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and related state claims such as trade secret infringement, restrictive covenants, breach of contract and tort actions. Terri also frequently advises employers on reductions in force, drafts employment agreements, personnel policies, separation agreements and releases, and conducts on-site training on topics such as employment law compliance and avoidance of harassment claims.
Terri was listed in the 2011 edition of Georgia Super Lawyers - Rising Stars. For the honor, lawyers throughout the state are asked to nominate the best attorneys under 40. After nomination, researchers evaluate candidates based on peer-recognition, client-relationships and professional-achievement ? only selecting the top 2.5%. Terri was also chosen to be a member of the L.E.A.D. Atlanta Class of 2012. L.E.A.D is an initiative of Leadership Atlanta designed to equip young professionals with key leadership skills and knowledge early in their professional and community service careers.
Terri was recently featured on Fox 5 Atlanta News regarding the legal impact of social media on employment law.
- College: Univ. of Georgia, B.B.A., 2003
- Law School: Univ. of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 2006