Diversity and Inclusion in the Law

Jamala S. McFadden and Jamie Thompson participated in the Diversity and Inclusion in the Law: 2019 Summer Associate Pro Bono Series. Diversity and Inclusion in the Law Training is the most recent segment of the Atlanta Legal Aid‘s 2019 Summer Pro Bono Certificate Series. The training included a panel of speakers discussing the importance of […]

ELS Celebrates Jamie Thompson’s Successful Internship

ELS Team enjoyed an afternoon at Topgolf to celebrate the conclusion of Jamie Thompson‘s internship at the firm. Jamie’s work was great and we all really enjoyed having him with us this summer. Jamie will work at a personal injury firm for the next month and then attend The American Bar Association’s Annual Meeting in […]

Cobb Chamber of Commerce Presents Award to ELS

Thanks again to Cobb Chamber of Commerce for their visit today to celebrate Top 25 Small Business Award. Jamie Thompson, Myra Bohannon, Raquel Crump, and Joel Blockton enjoyed a visit at ELS.

ELS Summer Employment Law Newsletter

Our latest newsletter is available on our LinkedIn page. Articles include: Supreme Court To Decide LGBTQ Workers’ Rights Raise Your Defenses and Raise Them Early: A Good Reminder from the Supreme Court for Employment Counsel Defending Title VII Workplace Bullying: States are Taking Action Other informative topics: Employment Law Checklist, Risk Management, and Internships. #ELSFirm […]

Jamie Thompson Joins ELS as Summer Associate

Jamie Thompson has joined the ELS Team as the 2019 Summer Associate. Jamie is a rising 2L at the University of Tennessee College of Law. Jamie serves his law school in several capacities which include: the American Bar Association Representative, a Staff Editor for Transactions: The Tennessee Journal of Business Law, and as the Historian […]

“How I Came to ELS to Work as a Summer Associate” by Jamie Thompson

As a law student member of the Gate City Bar, I took advantage of the opportunity to apply for the Gate City Foundation, Inc. Summer Associate Program. I saw it as an invaluable opportunity to continue my commitment to diversity within the legal profession, while gaining substantive legal experience. I was excited to hear that […]