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Robbins Government Relations Adds Brett Harrell to the Team

Written by Firm | Mar 3, 2021 | Updates

This week, Robbins Firm affiliate, Robbins Government Relations, added Brett Harrell, former Georgia House of Representatives member and Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee to its team. Brett Harrell has gained expertise on numerous topics during his tenure in the legislature, including taxation, gaming, alcohol regulation, and lottery. He […]

Ga. Wants Standing Review In Election Suit After Others Axed

Written by Rosie Manins - Law360 | Jan 22, 2021 | News

Law360 (January 22, 2021, 6:08 PM EST) — Georgia’s top election officials urged a federal judge Thursday to certify for appeal her July decision that voters have standing to pursue claims Georgia’s voting system is flawed, in light of recent dismissals of suits targeting alleged flaws in the 2020 presidential election.  […]

Insurer Wants Out Of Asphalt Slab Injury Suit

Written by Sarah Jarvis - Law360 | Jan 12, 2021 | News

Law360 (January 12, 2021, 8:50 PM EST) — A South Carolina-based insurance company has asked a federal judge to find that it has no duty to indemnify a contracting company in an underlying suit brought by a woman who was struck by a large slab of asphalt that shot out […]

Atlanta Mayor Bottoms’ campaign fined $37,000 for violations in 2017 race

Written by Stephen Deere - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Jan 8, 2021 | News

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ campaign has signed an agreement with the state ethics commission, agreeing to pay a fine of $37,000 for various campaign finance violations during the 2017 mayor’s race. In the agreement, Bottoms’ campaign admits to accepting $6,900 in campaign donations that exceeded state limits on the […]

Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Biden’s win in Georgia

Written by Mark Niesse - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Dec 7, 2020 | News

A federal judge threw out a lawsuit Monday that relied on conspiracy theories to try to invalidate Georgia election results showing Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump. U.S. District Judge Timothy Batten dismissed the lawsuit brought by former Trump attorney Sidney Powell in an attempt to decertify Georgia’s election. He said […]

Alexa Ross Named Attorney of the Decade by Attorney-At-Law Magazine

Written by Firm | Oct 16, 2020 | Results

Alexa Ross was named the Atlanta Attorney of the Decade by Atlanta Attorney-At-Law magazine.  The magazine cited Alexa’s unique practice, combining  high-stakes complex business litigation, representation of the State Board of Education to protect  students’ rights to special education, and role in building the Robbins Firm, which began in 2008 with […]

Georgia Dodges Voter Requests For Election

Written by Rosie Manins - Law360 | Oct 13, 2020 | News

Law360 (October 13, 2020, 10:22 PM EDT) — Atlanta federal judges have saved Georgia from a last-minute overhaul of its voting system, tossing an elector suit seeking relief from lengthy polling station lines and rejecting a separate bid to enforce the use of hand-marked paper ballots. U.S. District Judge Michael […]