Joyce Gist Lewis Appointed to Board of Directors for Federal Defender Program

Posted on 11/09/15

Joyce Gist Lewis was recently appointed by the judges of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia to the Board of the Federal Defender Program, Inc. (FDP). FDP is a non-profit community defender organization established in 1973 to provide representation for defendants in federal criminal prosecutions. Members of the Board of Directors serve a three-year term, and oversee the fiscal and management operations of the FDP, as administered by its Executive Director.

Shingler Lewis Attends NAMWOLF Annual Conference in Hollywood

Posted on 09/24/15

In September 2015, Joyce Gist Lewis and George Shingler attended the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) Annual Conference at the Loews Hotel in Hollywood, California.  At the conference, dozens of NAMWOLF firms from across the U.S. and in-house counsel from Walmart, McDonald's, Microsoft, Toyota, and other top companies met for three days of nationally-recognized speakers, exciting and informative CLE panels, and fast-paced networking events, including excursions to Universal Studios backlot and Madame Tussaud's, and an early morning hike in the Hollywood hills. NAMWOLF's next conference, the annual Business Meeting, will take place in New Orleans.  Attendance at NAMWOLF conferences is always free for in-house counsel.

Atlanta Magazine Names Joyce Gist Lewis to List of Top 50 Women Super Lawyers for 2015

Posted on 02/19/15

Managing partner Joyce Gist Lewis has been recognized by her peers as being among the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in Georgia for 2015.  The Top 50 List is comprised of lawyers who received the highest point totals in the Georgia nomination, research and blue ribbon review process. 

George Shingler and Joyce Gist Lewis Recognized as 2015 Georgia Super Lawyers

Posted on 02/19/15

In February 2015, firm partners Joyce Gist Lewis and George Shingler were named to Atlanta Magazine's annual listing of Georgia Super Lawyers.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievements.  The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nomination, and peer evaluations.  Only the top 5% of Georgia lawyers receive this recognition.