Attorney - Sean Cox


Sean Cox
HBS Atlanta Office

P: 404-954-6922
F: 678-539-1621
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Sean Cox is a Partner in the Atlanta office. He is a native of Georgia. He received his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Georgia State and his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia. After law school, he clerked for the Georgia Superior Courts Judges of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit. While clerking he learned from some of the best trial lawyers in Georgia. He also had the opportunity to observe, and participate in the judicial decision making process. He is admitted to practice in Georgia and South Carolina.

Practice Areas

Insurance Coverage

Sean has experience advising clients on coverage matters, and litigating those matters if necessary. Sean has litigated both declaratory judgment and insurance bad-faith actions in state and federal court. His success has typically been at the summary judgment stage. However, Sean is also experienced in successfully trying coverage and bad-faith matters to a jury.


BBA, Finance, University of Georgia, 2004
J.D., cum laude, Georgia State, 2008


Georgia, 2008
United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia
United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia
United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia
South Carolina, 2012
United States District Court for the District of South Carolina


Georgia Defense Lawyer Association
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
DRI- Insurance Bad-Faith and Labor and Employment Committees


Spoliation Analysis Following Recent Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, USLAW Magazine, Spring/Summer 2016 

Hospitality Upgrade, Spring 2017. "The Pros and Cons of Internal vs. Outsourced Information Technology and Data Privacy Management." Click here to read the full article.

USLAW Magazine, Spring/Summer 2017. "Life Care Planners: Strategies for the Defense." Click here to read the full article.

Hospitality Upgrade, July 2017. "Privacy Implications of Voice-Activated Devices." Click here to read the full article.


Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2017-2018