Attorney - Eric Hoffman

Attorney:

Eric Hoffman
Attorney at Law
HBS Atlanta Office

P: 404-954-6951
F: 404-954-5020
E: ehoffman@hallboothsmith.com
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Overview

Eric represents both private and public employers and individuals a variety of employment matters. He has represented and successfully defended employers in Title VII claims based upon claims of discrimination and retaliation. He has represented entities before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), other governmental agencies, and in Georgia courts. Eric also advises and represents clients and employers on employee separation matters, non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, trade secret and confidentially issues, and related matters.

Practice Areas

Governmental Liability

Eric's practice also includes the representation and defense of local governmental entities including counties and municipalities in a variety of matters. Specifically, he has worked with governmental entities in employment related claims, § 1983 claims, and federal agency investigations.

Education

J.D., Georgia State University, summa cum laude

M.S.Ed., Higher Education Administration, Old Dominion University
B.A., History, The Pennsylvania State University

Admitted

Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Georgia
United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia

Membership

Order of the Coif

Publications

Taking A Bullet: Are Colleges Exposing Themselves to Tort Liability By Attempting To Save Their Students? Georgia State University Law Review 29 GA. ST. U. L. REV. 539 (2013)
Division of Archives and History: Amend O.C.G.A. § 45-13-51, Relating to the Division of Archives and History, so as to Revise the Provisions of Law Regarding Foundations of American Law and Government Displays; Georgia State University Law Review  (co-authored by Carly Alford) 29 GA. ST. U. L. REV. 214 (2012)

Presentations

"Now What: Student Threat Assessments," State Bar of Georgia – School and College Law Section, April 2015