Sabrina L. Atkins is a litigation associate practicing in the areas of appellate law, insurance coverage, commercial litigation, financial services litigation and sexual assault litigation. 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.
Additionally, Sabrina represents hotels in a number of sex trafficking lawsuits in Georgia state and federal courts as recent years have seen an uptick in these claims. She works with her clients to implement effective policies, procedures and training protocol to not only insulate their business, but combat and prevent sex trafficking.
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.
- Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, 2021-Present
- Brainerd Currie Honor Society, 2013
- Order of the Barristers, 2013
- 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
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.
- Hotel Business, 09.15.2021
- Hotel Management, 05.20.2021
- Today's General Counsel, 04.05.2021
“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 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,” British Journal of American Legal Studies, Volume 3-Issue 2, Fall 2014
- Death Penalty Litigation, Rockdale County Bar Association, 2017
- U.S. Districts Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Georgia
- United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University (J.D., 2013)
Georgia College & State University (B.A., 2010)