Ashley Wilson

Ashley Wilson

Associate

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Ashley’s practice focuses on business disputes, commercial litigation and insurance coverage. Prior to joining Shingler Lewis in 2012, Ashley was an associate at another Atlanta law firm, where she litigated labor and employment and complex commercial matters. Her experience includes cases involving business torts, employment discrimination and retaliation claims, and breach of contract claims, as well as transactional work in employment contracts and commercial real estate closings. Earlier in her career, Ashley served as an indigent defense attorney in Henry County, Georgia. In 2017, she was elected Member-at-Large to the Board of Directors for the Atlanta Bar Association.

Before becoming joining the Georgia Bar, Ashley completed legal and research internships at Atlanta Legal Aid, the Office of the Attorney General of Georgia and the William J. Clinton Foundation. She subsequently worked at the investor relations firm Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher in New York City, where she provided strategic and financial communications counsel and support to publicly-traded companies across a wide range of industries.

Memberships 

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Business Law Section
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Member-at-Large
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers
  • Junior League of Atlanta

Education

  • University of Richmond, J.D., 2006
  • University of Georgia, B.A., Political Science, cum laude, 2002

Admissions

Federal Courts
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
State Courts
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • All Trial Courts in Georgia

Law School Activities and Honors

  • University of Richmond Negotiation Competition, First Runner-Up
  • Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Regional Competition Participant
  • Client Counseling and Negotiation Board Member, Executive Board Secretary
  • American Bar Association Regional Negotiation Competition Participant
  • American Bar Association, Student Division, 4th Circuit Lt. Governor of Membership
  • Studies in International and Comparative Law, Cambridge University, England
  • Research Assistant in Environmental and Energy Law, Professor Joel B. Eisen
  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity