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Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

440 College Avenue North
Suite 120

Athens, Georgia 30601

Phone(706) 316-0231
Fax (706) 316-0111

Law Firm Overview

Law Firm Overview

In 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. opened its doors as a litigation firm in Atlanta. The firm has expanded from an insurance defense practice to a comprehensive and diverse law firm with over thirty practice areas. Headquartered in Atlanta, HBS maintains eight regional offices throughout the Southeast. With over 200 attorneys and staff, we offer full service capabilities in expert legal counsel often associated with a larger law firm and the personal attention and effectiveness of a smaller law firm. Our clients range from individuals to governments and government agencies, as well as domestic and international companies. We work hard to anticipate, advise, and assist our clients throughout the entire legal process.


HBS is affiliated with a number of professional and industry related organizations including USLAW Network and TELFA-- two organizations of independent law firms located throughout the U.S. and Europe joined together to enhance the speed, efficiency, and quality of legal services provided to their clients.
HBSS employees participate in a variety of events and sponsorships that support our community and non-profit organizations such as:

• Atlanta Community Food Bank
• International Georgian Affiliations
• Annandale Village, a residential community in Suwanee for adults with developmental disabilities
• Corporate Counsel for Women of Color
• Minority Corporate Counsel of America
• Atlanta Tbilisi Sister City Committee
• American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Glynn County
• Columbus Regional Medical Foundation
• Children's Healthcare of Atlanta


HBS is committed to a cohesive and productive workplace where our varied cultures, backgrounds, ethnicities, and perspectives are communicated, understood, and embraced to enrich our employees so that we can best serve our clients. The attorneys at HBSS are well versed in many areas of law. Nationally and internationally, we offer our clients personal and professional expertise resulting from our own experience as local, state, and federal government officials; service in various branches of the military; and memberships and leadership in community, state, and federal committees. Our attorneys have extensive experience speaking and/or serving as panelists at industry related events, authoring articles and various white papers for industry and trade publications, conducting continuing legal education seminars, and serving on boards of professional industry and trade organizations.


HBSS is headquartered in Atlanta, GA and maintains eight regional offices in Albany, Athens, Brunswick, Columbus, and Tifton Georgia; Charleston, SC; and Nashville, TN. While our offices focus on the needs of our clients throughout the Southeast, we also serve clients nationally as well as internationally. We have recently opened an office in Tbilisi, Georgia. Partnering with the Eristavi Law Group, HBS will be the first US Law Firm in the country of Georgia and will primarily focus on International Funding and Financing, International Arbitration and Meditation, Health Care Law, and Corporate Matters. Atlanta Founding Partner John E. Hall, Jr. presently serves as the Honorary Consul to Georgia.


HBSS represents clients in a number of areas including: professional negligence, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, general casualty, environmental litigation, property litigation, commercial litigation, products liability, common carrier litigation, workers' compensation, subrogation, government law and before the state professional licensing boards. HBS understands the legal challenges our clients face and the various markets where they work. At HBSS, our philosophy is simple; it's about "we" and not "me." We attribute our growth to the hard work and allegiance of our attorneys and employees, respecting them as individuals and as part of a team necessary for our overall success. Our mission is to ethically and professionally serve our clients by providing the highest quality legal representation in a personally satisfying firm environment. Our promise is--Serving to Achieve Excellence.


HBS continues to be recognized for our accomplishments: The Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Book of Law for 2011 and 2012 ranked HBS in the listing of Atlanta’s Top 50 Law Firms and as one of the Fastest Growing Law Firms by Revenue; Super Lawyers Magazine honored nine of our attorneys in the 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 selection of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars; Atlanta Magazine ranked HBS among Atlanta's Best Places to Work in 2008, 2009, 2010 and Atlanta Business Chronicle ranked HBS among Atlanta's Best Places to Work 2010.

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