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Joanna L. Hair

Associate


Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation

Education

  • Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (J.D., 2013)
  • Agnes Scott College (B.A., 2010)

Biography

Joanna Hair concentrates her practice primarily in the area of workers’ compensation defense. Prior to joining the firm, she worked as the staff attorney to the Honorable Chief Judge Albert B. Collier.

Ms. Hair received her Juris Doctor from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 2013. During law school, she was a senior associate editor for The American Journal of Trial Advocacy and published a student note in that publication. She was named to the Dean’s List every semester and the Scholar of Merit for Employment Law and Securities Regulations, earning the top grade in each course. While in law school, she interned with the Honorable Judge Eugene Verin, the HealthSouth Corporation and the Georgia Department of Education.

Ms. Hair graduated, magna cum laude, from Agnes Scott College in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in political science and English literature and a minor in piano performance music. She was a recipient of the Robert C. Byrd Scholarship and the Tower Scholarship. While at Agnes Scott, she worked as a writing tutor for the Center for Writing and Speaking and was an associate editor of the quarterly writing center publication, Southern Discourse. During her junior year, Ms. Hair spent a semester in Helsinki, Finland, studying international relations from a Scandinavian perspective. She was also a member of Sigma Alpha Iota and Sigma Tau Delta.

She is a member of Phi Alpha Delta professional law fraternity, the Atlanta Bar Association, the Atlanta Stonewall Bar Association and State Bar of Georgia.

Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Atlanta Stonewall Bar Association
  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • State Bar of Georgia

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia

Awards & Recognitions

  • Scholar of Merit – Employment Law, Cumberland School of Law at Samford University
  • Scholar of Merit – Securities Regulation, Cumberland School of Law at Samford University

Interests/Additional Information

Ms. Hair enjoys camping, hiking and rescue dogs (she has two named Padfoot and Cybill Shepherd).


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