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Tiffany Winks

Tiffany Winks
191 Peachtree Street NE
Suite 2900
Atlanta, GA 30303-1775

Tiffany Winks is a Partner in the Atlanta office. She attended Clemson University, where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Prior to attending Charleston School of Law where she graduated Cum Laude, Tiffany spent a year serving as a construction crew leader for AmeriCorps.

Tiffany’s litigation and insurance defense practice focuses mainly in the areas of construction defect and general liability. She has represented general contractors, developers, various subcontractor entities, a national window manufacturing company, as well as HOAs in a vast range of construction claims and disputes. She has experience in bad faith, coverage, premises liability, and products liability. Tiffany has successfully tried cases at both the state and federal levels.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia (State and Superior Courts)
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia

EDUCATION

  • B.S. Marketing, Clemson University (Cum Laude)
  • J.D. Charleston School of Law (Cum Laude)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Exploring Risks for Retailers, Restaurants, and the Local Delivery of Their Products,” DRI-Retail and Hospitality Committee newsletter, Volume 5, Issue 1, March 2019
  • Biased and Unreasonable: Shining the Evidentiary Light on Litigation Finance Companies,” DRI “For the Defense,” January 2019
  • 4th Circuit Rules Insurer Must Defend Insured Against Class Action Data Breach, April 2016, HBS Data Privacy and Security
  • Fourth Circuit To Decide If Commercial General Liability Policy Covers Internet Publication of Medical Records, April 2016, HBS Data Privacy and Security
    Author of  Federal Courts Law Review Article (Student Edition):
  • Pressing “Pause” on the State, The First Amendment and the Exposure of Violent Video Games to Minors, Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association, 5 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 321 (2012).
  • Co-Author of E-Publication: “Til Equity Do Us Part”: Equitable Distribution of Property in Marital and Non-Marital Relationships, (Co-Authored with Amber Rogers and Lauren Spears)

MEMBERSHIPS

  • DRI Construction Committee
  • DRI Young Lawyers Division
  • GDLA Women’s Section
  • Insurance Professionals of Atlanta
  • Vice Chair of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the State Bar of Georgia

PRESENTATIONS

  • “Show me the Money: Realities Behind Litigation Financing,” CPCU meeting, March 2019
  • “Social Media: Impact on Liability Claims,” Women’s Forum, July 2018
  • “Drive-By Litigation for ADA Compliance,” CPCU meeting, September 2017
  • “Ethics- Use it or Lose it” Southern Loss Association, September 2015
ATLANTA – August 1, 2019 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to announce that 10 attorneys have been named Partner as the firm recognizes
Practice Specific Experience

Tiffany Winks is a Partner in the Atlanta office. She attended Clemson University, where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree. Prior to attending Charleston School of Law where she graduated Cum Laude, Tiffany spent a year serving as a construction crew leader for AmeriCorps.

Tiffany’s litigation and insurance defense practice focuses mainly in the areas of construction defect and general liability. She has represented general contractors, developers, various subcontractor entities, a national window manufacturing company, as well as HOAs in a vast range of construction claims and disputes. She has experience in bad faith, coverage, premises liability, and products liability. Tiffany has successfully tried cases at both the state and federal levels.

ADMITTED

  • Georgia (State and Superior Courts)
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia

EDUCATION

  • B.S. Marketing, Clemson University (Cum Laude)
  • J.D. Charleston School of Law (Cum Laude)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Exploring Risks for Retailers, Restaurants, and the Local Delivery of Their Products,” DRI-Retail and Hospitality Committee newsletter, Volume 5, Issue 1, March 2019
  • Biased and Unreasonable: Shining the Evidentiary Light on Litigation Finance Companies,” DRI “For the Defense,” January 2019
  • 4th Circuit Rules Insurer Must Defend Insured Against Class Action Data Breach, April 2016, HBS Data Privacy and Security
  • Fourth Circuit To Decide If Commercial General Liability Policy Covers Internet Publication of Medical Records, April 2016, HBS Data Privacy and Security
    Author of  Federal Courts Law Review Article (Student Edition):
  • Pressing “Pause” on the State, The First Amendment and the Exposure of Violent Video Games to Minors, Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association, 5 Fed. Cts. L. Rev. 321 (2012).
  • Co-Author of E-Publication: “Til Equity Do Us Part”: Equitable Distribution of Property in Marital and Non-Marital Relationships, (Co-Authored with Amber Rogers and Lauren Spears)

MEMBERSHIPS

  • DRI Construction Committee
  • DRI Young Lawyers Division
  • GDLA Women’s Section
  • Insurance Professionals of Atlanta
  • Vice Chair of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the State Bar of Georgia

PRESENTATIONS

  • “Show me the Money: Realities Behind Litigation Financing,” CPCU meeting, March 2019
  • “Social Media: Impact on Liability Claims,” Women’s Forum, July 2018
  • “Drive-By Litigation for ADA Compliance,” CPCU meeting, September 2017
  • “Ethics- Use it or Lose it” Southern Loss Association, September 2015
ATLANTA – August 1, 2019 – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to announce that 10 attorneys have been named Partner as the firm recognizes
Practice Specific Experience