Brian Lake

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Brian joined the firm in October 2016. Previously, Brian practiced with Freeman, Mathis & Gary, LLP, where he focused on commercial and construction litigation. Brian has experience practicing before state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate level. Brian has also represented clients in a number of alternative dispute resolution proceedings, including arbitration and mediation. Prior to entering private practice, Brian was a judicial law clerk to The Honorable William T. Moore, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia.

Brian earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2013 from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was also elected to the Order of the Coif. While in law school, Brian served as research assistant to Professor Mehrsa Baradaran, as well as a member of the Georgia Law Review’s managing board in 2012 and as a Notes Editor in 2013. Brian was named the Georgia Law Review’s Best Notes Editor in 2013. As an undergraduate, Brian received his B.A. in English from the University of Georgia in 2008.

Brian is committed to pro bono legal work and, through Cobb Legal Aid and the Cobb Justice Foundation, has assisted domestic violence victims obtain temporary protective orders against their assailants.

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Georgia School of Law, 2013
  • Order of the Coif
  • Notes Editor, Georgia Law Review
  • B.A, University of Georgia, 2008

Clerkship

  • The Honorable William T. Moore, Jr., United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia

Bar Memberships

  • Georgia

Brian Lake

Attorney Bio
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Brian joined the firm in October 2016. Previously, Brian practiced with Freeman, Mathis & Gary, LLP, where he focused on commercial and construction litigation. Brian has experience practicing before state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate level. Brian has also represented clients in a number of alternative dispute resolution proceedings, including arbitration and mediation. Prior to entering private practice, Brian was a judicial law clerk to The Honorable William T. Moore, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia.

Brian earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2013 from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he was also elected to the Order of the Coif. While in law school, Brian served as research assistant to Professor Mehrsa Baradaran, as well as a member of the Georgia Law Review’s managing board in 2012 and as a Notes Editor in 2013. Brian was named the Georgia Law Review’s Best Notes Editor in 2013. As an undergraduate, Brian received his B.A. in English from the University of Georgia in 2008.

Brian is committed to pro bono legal work and, through Cobb Legal Aid and the Cobb Justice Foundation, has assisted domestic violence victims obtain temporary protective orders against their assailants.

Education & Memberships

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Georgia School of Law, 2013
  • Order of the Coif
  • Notes Editor, Georgia Law Review
  • B.A, University of Georgia, 2008

Clerkship

  • The Honorable William T. Moore, Jr., United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia

Bar Memberships

  • Georgia
Selected cases & representations