The Atlanta office of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner was originally established in 1909 and is now one of the firm’s largest offices as a result of the 2009 combination with Atlanta-based Powell Goldstein LLP. The Atlanta office of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has been an integral part of the Atlanta community for the past 100 years. Our attorneys have a long history of working with large and mid-size international companies based in the Southeast. The Atlanta office has over 90 lawyers practicing in the areas of banking, business and finance, employment, real estate, and litigation.
Our lawyers and staff are active members of the Atlanta community. As part of the firm’s continued support of pro bono work, we established a Fellowship Program with Atlanta Legal Aid. This fellowship is awarded to an associate who has demonstrated a commitment to pro bono and community service. Fellows at Atlanta Legal Aid work on a variety of matters ranging from education law to landlord-tenant disputes.
Our Atlanta-based attorneys are deeply involved in leadership positions and other ways of supporting a variety of community service activities. Our attorneys regularly support: American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta Humane Society, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, Cobb Justice Foundation, Everybody Wins!, Fernbank's Corporate Leadership Council, The Frazer Center, Georgia Justice Project, Grady High School Mock Trial Team (sponsored and coached teams for more than a decade to repeated titles in regional and national competitions), Hands on Atlanta’s Service Juris Day, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Lawyers Have Heart Run, Leadership Atlanta, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk, Partnership Against Domestic Violence, Triple Pink Foundation, the Troops in Iraq, Truancy Intervention Project, Atlanta Children's Shelter, United Way, and Woodruff Arts Center.