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Phone: 404.874.8800 ext. 2213
Fax: 404.888.6199
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Ivy R. White

Associate


Practice Areas

Automobile LitigationWorkers' Compensation

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., 2015
  • Georgia State University Robinson College of Business, M.B.A., 2015
  • Georgia State University, B.A., 2010

Biography

Ivy R. White practices primarily in the area of workers’ compensation defense. Ms. White represents employers, insurers, self-insureds and third-party administrators before the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, as well as all of the appellate courts in Georgia. Prior to joining Swift Currie, Ms. White practiced workers’ compensation defense at another defense firm in Atlanta and family law at a boutique Atlanta law firm.

Ms. White graduated from Georgia State University’s College of Law and Robinson College of Business with a J.D. and an M.B.A. in 2015. She delivered the 2016 student commencement address at Georgia State College of Law, receiving the first ever standing ovation in the school’s history.

While in law school, Ms. White clerked for the Honorable John J. Goger and the Honorable Alford J. Dempsey in Fulton County Superior Court. She was an active member of the Georgia State Student Trial Lawyers Association, competing in mock trial competitions for three years. Ms. White served as a student attorney representing domestic violence victims in TPO hearings before Cobb County Superior Court and served as a graduate research assistant to many of her law school professors. Ms. White graduated with Pro Bono Distinction for completing up to 99 hours of pro bono service during law school and was a 2013 Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA) Scholarship recipient.

Prior to law school, Ms. White worked as a paralegal in an Atlanta law firm. She attended Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida, and graduated from Georgia State University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and concentration in international business.


Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia

Awards & Recognitions

  • Georgia State University College of Law Commencement Speaker, 2013
  • GABWA Scholar, 2013

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