She is also Deputy General Counsel for Emory University, working with all schools and
units of Emory University, managing the in-house attorneys working in the areas of
research, strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory affairs, contracts,
labor and employment law, tax, trusts and estates, risk management, issues, intellectual
property, and general business law.
Prior to her current position, she was a partner in the Health Law Section in the Atlanta
office of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, L.L.P. and was a partner at Kilpatrick
Stockton, LLP. She received her B.A. from Furman University, magna cum laude, and
was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She received her J.D. from the University of South
Carolina, where she was President of the Moot Court Bar. Prior to private practice, she
was a Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Vining, Jr., United States District Judge for
the Northern District of Georgia.