Roberson Named ABA and GDLA President for 2012-2013
May 1, 2012
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, is pleased to announce Lynn Roberson will become the seventh woman president of the Atlanta Bar Association on May 23, 2012, and in June 2012 will become the first female president of the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association.
Swift Currie Attorneys Named 2012 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
February 17, 2012
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, an Atlanta-based law firm providing skilled representation in a variety of fields, is pleased to have a number of its attorneys recognized in the distinguished group of 2012 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. John F. Sacha
, Michael H. Schroder
, Stephen L. Cotter
, Robert R. Potter
, Douglas A. Bennett
, Lynn M. Roberson
, M. Diane Owens
, C. Bradford Marsh
and Michael Rosetti
are among the 5 percent of Georgia lawyers in more than 70 practice areas named as Super Lawyers for 2012. Terry O. Brantley
, Maren R. Cave
, Valerie E. Pinkett
, Ashley W. Broach
and S. Elizabeth Wilson
are included in the 2.5 percent of lawyers named to the 2012 list of Rising Stars in Georgia.
Swift Currie's 2011 Best Lawyers
September 27, 2011
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, is pleased to announce five lawyers from the firm were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America
® 2012 (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). The named attorneys and their designated specialties are: John F. Sacha, workers’ compensation law; Stephen L. Cotter, insurance law; Robert R. Potter, workers’ compensation – employers; Douglas A. Bennett, workers’ compensation law – employers; and James T. McDonald, Jr., personal injury litigation – defendants.
Swift Currie Announces New Partners for 2011
January 3, 2011
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, an Atlanta-based law firm providing skilled representation in a variety of fields, is proud to announce that Steven J. DeFrank and Charles E. Harris, IV, have been named to the firm’s partnership.
Swift Currie Partner Named as First Female Chair
December 21, 2010
Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, LLP, is pleased to announce that M. Diane Owens has been elected as the first female to chair the Mercer's Board of Trustees. By a unanimous vote, Ms. Owens, who has previously served as a member of the board, will serve a one-year term in her new position. Along with the election of Ms. Owens, the board elected twelve new members during its annual meeting on November 19.