BRUNSWICK, GEORGIA, April 2, 2018 — Hall Booth Smith, P.C. has added a new associate to its office in Brunswick, Georgia, as the firm continues to grow its litigation practice across the Southeast.
 
Joe Emanuel specializes in governmental liability, business litigation and general liability. Prior to joining Hall Booth Smith, Mr. Emanuel served as the judicial law clerk for the Superior Courts of the Atlantic Judicial Circuit, which covers six counties in coastal Georgia. He has previously worked as a litigator, representing local governments in metro Atlanta.
 
Mr. Emanuel earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law where he was an active member of the Moot Court Society, a pupil in the Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inn of Court, and a notes editor for the for the Journal of Intellectual Property Law. He was awarded the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in the study of Constitutional Law and worked for the Gwinnett County Solicitor's Office under the Third Year Practice Act. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from the University of West Georgia.
 
"We are delighted to have Joe join the HBS family, and we look forward to nurturing his career as he represents our clients and helps us grow our defense practice," said Alex Booth, Managing Partner of Hall Booth Smith.  
 
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Established in 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service law firm with six regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia, as well as offices in Birmingham, Alabama; Charleston, South Carolina; Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina; Jacksonville, North Palm Beach and Tallahassee, Florida; and Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS attorneys pride themselves on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations. Hall Booth Smith maintains the highest commitment to serve its clients ethically and professionally by providing the highest quality legal representation. The firm’s promise: “Serving to Achieve Excellence."