Making Headlines

New African-American Firm to Tackle Big Business

Meredith Hobbs When new corporate law firm Molden Holley Fergusson Thompson & Heard opens for business on Monday, it will be making history, …. by Meredith Hobbs (3/31/2005)

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Meredith Hobbs Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice is partnering with a new Atlanta boutique of eight African-American lawyers to address client …. by Meredith Hobbs (7/28/2005)

Just so many Hours

If you were to construct a Venn diagram of this year’s On the Rise picks, you’d be hard-pressed to find an obvious, singular trait they share. As you might …. by Mary Smith Judd (8/22/2005)

10 on the rise: Young achievers—all under 40—are on the rise in Georgia’s legal community

When Adrienne P. Ashby left a six-figure job at Kilpatrick Stockton for a $39,000 paycheck and a windowless office with a water-stained ceiling at the Atlanta Legal …. (8/22/2005)


MEREDITH HOBBS | When Regina S. Molden left Alston & Bird almost a year ago to start her own firm with four other big-firm refugees, she …. by Meredith Hobbs (2/16/2006)

EEOC wrestles with cases on head coverings

IN TWO RECENT INSTANCES, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has waded into disputes between employers and workers who said they were fired after coming …. by Greg Land (8/8/2007)

Ex-Black Panther sues over claims she was FBI snitch

It’s been nearly 40 years since J. Edgar Hoover set undercover FBI operatives and informants on the trail of the Black Panther Party. That was the group founded …. by Greg Land (12/13/2007)

Slander case offers preview of SB 3 climax

Lawyers who handle personal injury cases have circled Tuesday, Sept. 15 on their calendars. That’s the day the state Supreme Court will hear a legal challenge …. by Alyson M. Palmer (8/7/2009)