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Thomas Jefferson Kerr

Thomas Jefferson Kerr

also known as Jeff Kerr

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor

About Me

Languages Spoken: French, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Employment & Labor: 100%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300/hour), Contingent (35-40%)

Payment Types:

Check

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Matthew Campbell Jordan

    I endorse Jeff. He is professional and competent and truly cares for his clients.

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    Matthew Jordan Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • T. Andrew Miller

    I fully endorse Jeff's skills and character. He is easily one of the brightest attorney's I have met, and he genuinely dedicates himself to getting his clients the best outcome. I would refer friends and family members to Jeff.

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    T. Andrew Miller Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Mays & Kerr LLC

235 Peachtree St NE
#202
Atlanta, GA, 30303

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 201007/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerMays & Kerr LLC2011 - Present
Staff AttorneyThe United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit2010 - 2011

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federal Bar AssocitionMember2012 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2011 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association - Georgia ChapterMember2011 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Hnan Alhallaq v. Rhada Soami Trading LLC et al.Claims against client dismissed; decision affirmed on appeal before 11th Circuit

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Portfolio Media (Law360)Wave Of Data Breaches Brings New EDiscovery Perspective2015
Fulton County Daily ReportWhat Attorneys Don’t Know About ESI Can Hurt Their Cases2015
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE Georgia)Countering Counterclaims: Strategies for Holding Defendants Accountable for "Retaliation by Litigation"2014
National Employment Lawyers Association 2014 Annual ConventionRequests for Production of Databases: Documents v. Data2014
Emory Law JournalExxon Shipping Co. v. Baker: The Perils of Judicial Punitive Damages Reform2010
Newsletter of GA Bar's Envt'l Law SectionHaze Regulation in the United States: Progress on the Horizon2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Rice UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced Employment Law SeminarSurviving E-Discovery2015
NELA Georgia Lunch & LearnE-Discovery in Plaintiff's Employment Cases2014
National Employment Lawyers Association Summit 2014Requests For Production Of Databases: Documents v. Data2014
Litigating the Plaintiff's Employment CaseReclaiming the Offensive when Litigating Counterclaims2014
Committee CLEAn Introduction to E-Discovery Concepts and Technology2014
National Employment Lawyers Association (Georgia chapter)Best of the 2012 NELA National Conference2012