Kristin is a Partner in the Atlanta office of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP. She defends some of the nation's leading property and casualty insurance companies and their insured individuals in a variety of civil litigation areas, particularly personal injury. She is experienced in toxic tort litigation and has defended numerous corporations in hundreds of asbestos cases, focusing her practice on claims filed in Georgia.
Prior to joining Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP in 2004, Kristin served as a Law Clerk for The Honorable Joel J. Fryer in the Fulton County Superior Court in Atlanta, Georgia.
|AL||Occupational License - Authorized to Practice||2004||03/29/2020|
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2001||07/02/2020|
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|AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell®||N/A|
|Partner||Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP||2004 - Present|
|Staff Attorney to Hon. Joel J. Fryer||Superior Court of Fulton County||2002 - 2004|
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|American Health Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|Alabama State Bar||Member||N/A|
|Georgia Defense Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Georgia||Member||N/A|
|Georgia State University||law||N/A|
|Beverley v. Cleveland Electric||The Plaintiff’s counsel asked the jury for $6,600,000 in his closing argument, and after an hour of deliberation, the jury returned a verdict for the Defendant.|