Terry P. Finnerty

Biography

Terry focuses his practice on defending companies in commercial and employment disputes before federal and state courts and agencies. His clients include companies dealing with commercial contract disputes, business related torts, licensing issues, unfair competition, and mergers and acquisitions. He deals with employment matters, including employment discrimination claims, wrongful discharge cases, wage and hour litigation, and employment contract matters. Terry also works with businesses on human resources policies, affirmative action programs, reductions in force and outsourcing, and employee leasing issues. He is experienced in dealing with unique matters, such as union election campaigns, collective bargaining negotiations and arbitrations, supervisor and management training, and strike preparation.

Education

  • Emory University  (J.D., 1989)
  • University of Richmond  (B.A., 1986)
    • History and Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

Distinctions

  • Listed in Chambers USA®America's Leading Lawyers for Business
  • Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell