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Ms. Fournet’s core practice is personal injury litigation with a focus on motor vehicle collisions, tractor-trailer collisions, commercial vehicle collisions, wrongful death, premises liability, and product liability cases involving defective autos.  

Ashley Fournet was born outside of New Orleans, Louisiana, but grew up primarily in Northwest Georgia.  She attended college at Boston University and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology.  Ms. Fournet attended law school at the University of Georgia School of Law and graduated with honors.  Ms. Fournet has been an active member of the Georgia State Bar for the past 11 years. 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 90%
    13 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 10%
    13 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • William Wingate Downs

    Ashley is a terrific attorney. She is extremely knowledgeable in her field and knows how to evaluate a case. I can trust that any clients referred to her will receive excellent representation.

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    William Downs Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Andrew Neuberger

    Ashley is intelligent, hard working, and personable. She does an excellent job of investigating cases and developing the evidence needed to get excellent results in her cases.

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    James Neuberger Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Fournet Law, PC

2300 Windy Ridge Pkwy
Suite 375 South
Atlanta, GA, 30339

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200307/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Georgia Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2015
Premier AttorneyAmerican Academy of Trial Attorneys2015
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerTaylor, Hughes & Fournet, LLP2013 - Present
Law ClerkShine Lawyers2011 - 2013
AssociateBrodhead Law, LLC2008 - 2011
AssociateHarper, Waldon & Craig2003 - 2006
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Georgia Association for Women LawyersMember2013 - Present
Sandy Springs Bar AssociationBoard Member2013 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Atlanta Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Russaw v. Burden, 272 Ga. App. 632 (2005)N/A
McGhee v. Jones, 287 Ga. App. 345 (2007)Affirmed for defense
Occidental Fire & Cas. Co. v. Johnson, 302 Ga. App. 677 (2010)Upheld trial court's ruling
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Boston UniversityPolitical Science and PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual ConventionLegal Research Tips2009