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Mary Claire Smith



University of Mississippi – B.A. in Journalism, 2008, Cum Laude

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University – J.D., 2011 (4-time Dean’s List recipient; Scholar of Merit – Real Property Securities; Scholar of Merit – Law Office and Practice Management)

Bar Admissions

State Bar of Georgia

Court Admissions

Supreme Court of Georgia

Georgia Court of Appeals

All Georgia State Courts

United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia


Mary Claire is an associate in the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group in Atlanta. She defends employers in federal and state courts and administrative proceedings involving claims alleging discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wage and hour issues and disability and leave claims under the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Articles & Publications

Professional Affiliations

  • Defense Research Institute