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Amanda Amy Farahany

Practice areas:

Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Employment & Labor

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Employment & Labor: 25%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Wrongful Termination: 25%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Discrimination: 25%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Sexual Harassment: 25%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (40%)

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • John Elliott Leighton

    I endorse Amanda Farahany. I have known Amanda for many years and taught on programs with her. She is an outstanding, thorough, respected lawyer. She has a passion for her clients and has always put her clients first. I would recommend her to colleagues, clients and friends without hesitation.

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    John Leighton Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Amanda is a passionate and articulate advocate for her clients. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend her services to anyone in Georgia.

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    David Gevertz Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Barrett & Farahany LLP

1100 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 500
Atlanta, GA, 30309

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199805/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Rising Star Super Lawyer since 2005Super Lawyers2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunt Faculty Professor of Advanced Trial AdvocacyEmory University School Of Law2010 - Present
Law ClerkGeorgia Court of Appeals1997 - 1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar AssociationBoard Member - Labor and Employment2011 - Present
American Association for JusticeCo-chair of the Wage & Hour Committee2010 - Present
American Association of JusticeCo-Chair: Inadequate Security Litigation Group2005 - 2009
Atlanta Bar Association, Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers SectionPresident2003 - 2004
Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers FoundationBoard Member2003 - 2004
National Employment Lawyers Association (Georgia chapter)Past President1998 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Family and Medical Leave VerdictLargest verdict in the nation
Largest Slander/Libel verdict in Georgia$1.5 Million

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Trial MagazineCrime on College Campuses2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Institute of Continuing Legal Education in GeorgiaBuilding a Successful Personal Injury Practice- Employment Claims,2012
Atlanta Bar Association, Women in the Profession Section BreakfastWomen in Mediation, Arbitation and Negotiation2012
American Association for Justice Annual ConventionFair Labor Standards Act Litigation2012