Mitchell A. Robinson

Associate

Atlanta
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Overview

Mitch Robinson focuses his practice on labor and employment and commercial litigation matters. His litigation experience includes defending and counseling employers with respect to single-plaintiff, collective action, and class action cases involving wage and hour claims, employment discrimination, sexual harassment, government investigations, and common law tort and contract cases. He also has wide-ranging experience representing employers in restrictive covenant litigation in both state and federal court, including lawsuits involving breaches of employer’s confidentiality, solicitation, and non-compete covenants and the disclosure of employer’s trade secrets. Mitch regularly provides companies with employment-related advice and often drafts severance agreements and releases, personnel policies, and other employment-related documents.

Recognitions and Memberships

Recognitions

  • Georgia Super Lawyers "Rising Star" (2019)

Memberships

  • LEAD Atlanta: Class of 2019
  • National Employment Law Council
  • Tufts Alumni Association
  • Tufts Black Alumni Association: Former President
  • American Bar Association

Community

  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta: Board Member
  • Emerging 100 of Atlanta: President

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable W. Louis Sands, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia: Law Clerk (2014 to 2016)
  • The Honorable Clarence Cooper, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia: Intern (2012)
  • U.S. House of Representatives
    • Office of Former Congressman Edward J. Markey: Legislative Assistant (2008 to 2010)
    • Select Committee on Energy Independence & Global Warming: Legislative Clerk (2007 to 2008)

Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
  • Georgia

Education

  • J.D., Northwestern University School of Law, Northwestern Journal of Law and Social Policy, Executive Articles Editor
  • B.A., Tufts University, TCU Senate, President; Emerging Black Leaders, Senior Board Member and Treasurer