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  1. Employment: 70%
    30 years, 200 cases
  2. Litigation: 25%
    39 years, 400 cases
  3. Mediation: 5%
    23 years, 50 cases



Hourly ($350/hour)

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Cobb & Gardner, LLP

160 Clairemont Ave.
Suite 200
Decatur, GA, 30030


GAActive Member in Good Standing 197707/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
John Minor Wisdom Public Service & Profesionalism AwardAmerican Bar Association, Section of Litigation1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerCobb & Gardner, LLP2000 - Present
Mediator - privateM. Ayres Gardner, Mediator1993 - Present
Senior MagistrateState of Georgia2010 - 2012
OwnerM. Ayres Gardner, Attorney at Law1998 - 2000
Associate Magistrate (part-time)DeKalb County Magistrate Court1997 - 2010
PartnerGardner & Greenwood, LLP1997 - 1998
Director, Pro Bono ProjectState Bar of Georgia1990 - 1997
In-house Labor and Employment CounselGeorgia Legal Services Program1986 - 1997
Housing Specialist Attorney (federal litigation)Georgia Legal Services Program1980 - 1990
Staff AttorneyGeorgia Legal Services Program1977 - 1980
Association namePosition nameDuration
Dekalb and American Bar AssociationsMemberN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaVice Chair, Fee Arb. C'tee1999 - 2000
Lawyers Club of AtlantaTreasurer1996 - 1997
State Bar of GeorgiaChairman, Individual Rights Section1991 - 1993
Publication nameTitleDate
16 Clearinghouse Review 509"The Federal Tort Claims Act"1982
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
City University of New York, Hunter CollegeHistoryOther - Bachelors1974