Penn Payne

Attorney in Atlanta, GA
Listed in: The Best Lawyers in America: Labor and Employment; Guide to Best Attorneys in Georgia: Super Lawyer and Top 50 Female Lawyers; Who's Who Legal USA, Arbitration; Who's Who Legal USA, Management Labour and Employment; Georgia Trend Magazine: Georgia's Legal Elite. Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association Employment and Commercial Panels. Member, Georgia Academy of Mediators and Arbitrators. Member, The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals. Former President of the Board, Federal Defender Program. Former Member, Executive Committee, Lamar American Inn of Court. Former Member, Section Board, Atlanta Bar Association Labor and Employment Section. Former International Board and Executive Committee Member, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International. Registered Neutral in Arbitration, Early Neutral Evaluation, General Mediation, Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution.
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Areas of Law

Investigation of Employee ComplaintsMediation and Arbitration of Employment and Restrictive Covenant DisputesMediation and Arbitration of Commercial and Contract Disputes
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Admission Details

Admitted in 1979, Georgia
Supreme Court of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

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  • Law School Attended

    Emory University
    Class of 1978
    with honors, Order of the Coif

    University Attended

    Stanford University
    Class of 1966

    Birth Information

    Born in 1944
    San Francisco, California, March 7, 1944

    Associations & Memberships

    Atlanta (Dispute Resolution Section, Labor and Employment Section) and American (Labor and Employment Section) Bar Associations; State Bar of Georgia (Rules of Evidence Study Committee, Labor and Em... More

    Representative Cases

    Webster v. Fulton County, GA, 283 F.3d 1254 (11th Cir. 2002); Ameritrust Co., N.A. v. White, 73 F.3d 1553 (11th Cir. 1996), affirming in part and reversing in part 848 F.Supp. 1001 (N.D. GA. 1994); 161 F.3d 20 (affirming No. 90-02691-CV-JEC) (11th Cir. 1997).

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    Office Information
    Penn Payne
     3586 Tuxedo Park N.W.,
    Atlanta, GA 30305


    Penn Payne, LLC (Atlanta, Georgia)

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