Attorney - Anthony E. Stewart

Attorney:

Anthony E. Stewart
Attorney at Law
HBS Atlanta Office

P: 404-586-6628
F: 678-539-1549
E: astewart@hallboothsmith.com
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Overview

Anthony Stewart is an attorney in the Atlanta office of Hall Booth Smith.  He earned his Doctor of Law degree from Emory University School of Law in 2012.  During law school, Anthony clerked for the Honorable Richard W. Story with the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and for the Honorable Jason J. Deal with the Superior Court for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit. 
Anthony has over 10 years of clinical experience working in healthcare, which provides his clients with a unique perspective in his evaluation of legal claims involving personal injuries.  Anthony also takes advantage of his extensive experience with network security and administration (including penetration testing and forensic analysis) and his in-depth knowledge of computer programming to work with business in the areas of data privacy and security. 

Practice Areas

Data Privacy and Security

Anthony takes advantage of his background in network design and security, forensic analysis, and penetration testing to work with companies in the area of data privacy and security.  He works directly with companies in investigating and responding to data breaches.  Additionally, he advises clients on regulatory compliance including the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, the Privacy Act of 1974, the Freedom of Information Act, and other U.S. and global regulations. Additional services offered by Anthony include:  development and implementation of security incident response plans; legal review of data privacy and security policies and procedures; risk analysis assessments; employee training seminars; and technology vendor management assessments.

General Liability

Anthony represents municipalities, corporations, airports, business owners, hospitals, retail stores, restaurants, homeowners and other owners and occupiers of land in different types of premises liability actions where injuries range from minor soft tissue injury to death.  Anthony's representation includes pre-suit investigations, claim evaluations, and all phases of defense litigation, including trial.

Intellectual Property / Entertainment

Anthony has extensive transactional experience in trademark and copyright law.  Anthony's experience also includes assisting clients to ensure their websites are in compliance with applicable laws, including the Federal Trade Commission Act, Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, and others.  Additionally, Anthony assists clients with due diligence, management and protection of IP assets, trademark and copyright filings and dispute resolution.  Anthony's clients range from individuals and small start-ups to large international corporations.

Professional Negligence / Medical Malpractice

Anthony represents an array of healthcare entities and individual providers in professional negligence lawsuits and state composite board hearings.  As part of this litigation practice, Anthony assists clients in all phases of pre-litigation, discovery, and trial.

Education

North Georgia College & State University, B.S.

Emory University School of Law, J.D.

Admitted

Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court

Publications

Consent Requirements for Medical Treatment of Adults in Georgia, Jo Jagor and Anthony Stewart, 2016
Assault and Abuse Reporting Requirements in Georgia, Jo Jagor and Anthony Stewart, 2016

Presentations

Consent, HIPAA and Other Legal Issues for the First Responder, Emory Emergency Medical Services, October, 2013.

Memberships

Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
Defense Research Institute
American Bar Association
International Association of Privacy Professionals
State Bar of Georgia