Attorney - Sean Cox

Attorney:

Sean Cox
Attorney at Law
HBS Atlanta Office

P: 404-954-6922
F: 678-539-1621
E: scox@hallboothsmith.com
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Overview

Sean Cox is an attorney in the Atlanta office. He is a native of Georgia. He received his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Georgia State and his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia. After law school, he clerked for the Georgia Superior Courts Judges of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit. While clerking he learned from some of the best trial lawyers in Georgia. He also had the opportunity to observe, and participate in the judicial decision making process. He is admitted to practice in Georgia and South Carolina.

Practice Areas

Employment

Sean is an experienced employment litigator knowledgeable and comfortable in both state and federal courts. He is well-versed in an array of issues relevant to management side employment litigation, including Title VII, Sec. 1981, FLSA, ADA, ADEA, NLRB, OSHA, FMLA, and others. He also has extensive experience leveraging that litigation knowledge into advising his clients on best practices in all aspects of their business and human resources.

Education

BBA, Finance, University of Georgia, 2004
J.D., cum laude, Georgia State, 2008

Admitted

Georgia, 2008
United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia
United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia
United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia
South Carolina, 2012
United States District Court for the District of South Carolina

Membership

Georgia Defense Lawyer Association
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
DRI- Insurance Bad-Faith and Labor and Employment Committees

Publications

Spoliation Analysis Following Recent Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, USLAW Magazine, Spring/Summer 2016 

Hospitality Upgrade, Spring 2017. "The Pros and Cons of Internal vs. Outsourced Information Technology and Data Privacy Management." Click here to read the full article. 

Awards

Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2017