M. Koty Newman

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Koty joined the Robbins Firm in January 2020.  Prior to joining the firm, Koty practiced commercial litigation and employment law at national litigation firm based in Atlanta.  He has represented individuals, small businesses, large companies, technology firms, and municipalities.  Koty is experienced in obtaining favorable outcomes for his clients in court, including at hearings and at trial.  As lead trial counsel, he obtained a full defense verdict for a large automotive retailer. Koty is also experienced in alternative dispute resolution settings, such as arbitration and mediation.  He strives to perform pro bono work and has obtained a temporary restraining order for a pro bono client in a stalking case.    

Koty attended law school at the University of Georgia School of Law, where he earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2016 and served as Notes Editor for the Georgia Law Review.  During law school, the Georgia Law Review published his Note, The Elephant Not in the Room:

Apportionment to Nonparties in Georgia, 50 Ga. L. Rev. 669 (2016).  Koty was also elected to the Order of the Coif.  Koty received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Georgia, graduating magna cum laude in 2013. 

Upon graduation from law school, Koty served as a law clerk to The Honorable Harold L. Murphy of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.   

When he is not working, Koty enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs and playing music. 

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Georgia School of Law, 2016
  • Order of the Coif
  • Notes Editor, Georgia Law Review
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Georgia, 2013

Clerkship

  • The Honorable Harold L. Murphy, United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia

Bar Memberships

  • Georgia

M. Koty Newman

Attorney Bio
BACK

Koty joined the Robbins Firm in January 2020.  Prior to joining the firm, Koty practiced commercial litigation and employment law at national litigation firm based in Atlanta.  He has represented individuals, small businesses, large companies, technology firms, and municipalities.  Koty is experienced in obtaining favorable outcomes for his clients in court, including at hearings and at trial.  As lead trial counsel, he obtained a full defense verdict for a large automotive retailer. Koty is also experienced in alternative dispute resolution settings, such as arbitration and mediation.  He strives to perform pro bono work and has obtained a temporary restraining order for a pro bono client in a stalking case.    

Koty attended law school at the University of Georgia School of Law, where he earned his J.D., magna cum laude, in 2016 and served as Notes Editor for the Georgia Law Review.  During law school, the Georgia Law Review published his Note, The Elephant Not in the Room:

Apportionment to Nonparties in Georgia, 50 Ga. L. Rev. 669 (2016).  Koty was also elected to the Order of the Coif.  Koty received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Georgia, graduating magna cum laude in 2013. 

Upon graduation from law school, Koty served as a law clerk to The Honorable Harold L. Murphy of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.   

When he is not working, Koty enjoys spending time with his wife and two dogs and playing music. 

Education & Memberships

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Georgia School of Law, 2016
  • Order of the Coif
  • Notes Editor, Georgia Law Review
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Georgia, 2013

Clerkship

  • The Honorable Harold L. Murphy, United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia

Bar Memberships

  • Georgia
Selected cases & representations