Overview

Sabrina L. Atkins is a litigation associate practicing in the areas of appellate law, insurance coverage, commercial litigation, financial services litigation and insurance defense. Sabrina’s practice is built from her years of experience defending bad faith claims arising out of third-party administrator services.

Sabrina has developed a successful litigation practice which includes her involvement on a national coordinating counsel team for one of the world’s largest claims servicing companies, utilizing her skills to defend errors and omissions claims that may arise out of third-party administrator services and counseling clients from pre-suit coverage issues through trial.

By staying at the forefront of developing case law, Sabrina eases the burdens that may face her clients, keeping them informed and up-to-date on any potential claims that may arise.

Awards/Recognitions

  • Brainerd Currie Honor Society, 2013
  • Order of the Barristers, 2013

Memberships

  • Atlanta Legal Aid, 2017 - 2018
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Volunteer 2013 - 2018
  • Next On Board, Member 2013 - 2017
  • Ronald McDonald House Red Shoe Society 2016 - 2017

Experience

Experience

Sabrina secured a summary judgment on behalf of a third-party administrator against claims and alleged damages exceeding $1 million under the Medicare Secondary Payor Act (MSPA) in the United States District Court of the Western District of North Carolina on an issue of the first impression.

Newsroom

Publications and Presentations

Publications

  • “The Next Frontier, Third Party Administrators and Bad Faith Liability,” DRI Covered Events, 2018 Issue 9, Fall 2018

  • “Figuring Out CFPB's UDAAP Angles,” Banking Exchange, May 22, 2015

  • “Survey of Georgia Real Property Laws,” Chapter on Easements, Covenants and Boundaries, 66 Mercer Law Review 158, 2014

  • “Cold (Comfort?) Food: The Significance of Last Meal Rituals in the United States,” Co-Author, British Journal of American Legal Studies, Volume 3-Issue 2, Fall 2014

Presentations

  • Death Penalty Litigation, Rockdale County Bar Association, 2017

Bar Admittances

  • Georgia
  • U.S. Districts Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Georgia
  • United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Education

Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University (J.D., 2013)

Georgia College & State University (B.A., 2010)

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