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Jeffrey Branden Sand

Jeffrey Branden Sand

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Class Action

About Me

My practice is devoted to state and federal court litigation and arbitration in employment and consumer rights matters, including matters involving claims under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and other state and federal statutes.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Class Action: 25%
  2. Discrimination: 25%
  3. Sexual Harassment: 25%
  4. Employment & Labor: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (40%)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Darren M. Tobin

    Jeff is a powerhouse in employment litigation matters. Jeff knows a lot about the law, and just as importantly he gives his clients the attention and respect they deserve. Class-act all the way.

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    Darren Tobin Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Andrew Weiner Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Weiner Law Firm LLC

3525 Piedmont Road 7 Piedmont Center
Atlanta, GA, 30305

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200807/06/2015

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
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Pro Bono Excellence AwardPaul Hastings Janofsky & Walker, LLPN/A
Associate JusticeVanderbilt University Law School, National First Amendment Moot Court CompetitionN/A
W. Fred Orr. II Memorial ScholarshipGeorgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Weiner Law Firm LLP2014 - Present
AssociateSeyfarth Shaw LLP2010 - 2014
AssociatePaul Hastings Janofksy & Walker, LLP2008 - 2010

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Georgia, General Practice and Trial Law SectionN/AN/A
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionN/AN/A
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Stonewall Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of Georgia, Labor and Employment Law SectionN/AN/A
National Association of Professional Background ScreenersN/AN/A
National Employment Lawyers Association (Georgia chapter)N/AN/A
State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers DivisionN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
John Boatner v. ChoicePoint Workplace Solutions Inc.The Court dismissed the co-defendant’s cross-claims for indemnification and contribution.
Varghese Philip v. Wrigley Manufacturing CompanyThe Court granted summary judgment for defendant.
Janice Jackson v. LexisNexisThe Court granted summary judgment for defendant.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Strafford Publications, Inc.Employment Litigation: Summary Judgment Motion Strategies2015
Fulton County Daily ReportWoman With Bipolar Disorder Wins $32.5K Verdict After Being Fired2015
exoffenders.netBackground Reports and the FCRA2014
AVVO Legal GuidesEmployment Background Reports - Your Rights Under the FCRA2014
The Verdict, Journal of Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationThe Fair Credit Reporting Act: Employers Beware!2014
Atlanta Bar AssociationEmployment Law: From Sexual Harassment in Your Workplace to Strippers Owed Minimum Wage in Their Workplace2014
ABA Forum on FranchisingRecent Trends in Litigating Non-Compete Agreements.2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt UniversityLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Santa Clara UniversityPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Strafford Publications WebinarEmployment Litigation: Summary Judgment Motion Strategies2015
Specialize to Succeed - CLEEmployment Law: From Sexual Harassment In Your Workplace To Strippers Owed Minimum Wage In Their Workplace2014
National Association of Professional Background Screeners Annual ConferencesFCRA BasicsN/A
National Association of Professional Background Screeners Annual ConferenceFCRA BasicsN/A
National Association of Professional Background Screeners Annual ConferenceFCRA Litigation, Risk Avoidance and MitigationN/A
National Association of Professional Background Screeners Annual ConferenceFCRA LitigationN/A
Georgia Justice Project Lunch and LearnEmployer Obligations Under the FCRAN/A