Archive for the ‘Photos’ Category


After Hours: Gate City Bar Hall of Fame Gala

During the 2013 Gate City Bar Hall of Fame Gala, held Nov. 2 at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead, three new members were inducted into the organization’s hall of fame, and funds were raised for law school scholarships.


After Hours: Lawyers for Auburn

Atlanta area graduates and friends of Auburn University attended a “Lawyers for Auburn” event Nov. 14, hosted by Warner, Bates, McGough, McGinnis & Portnoy. Photos by Zach Porter


After Hours: Judge Allen Retires

Chattahoochee District Judge John Allen, who retired at the end of October after more than 25 years on the bench, was honored in his hometown with a reception at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center attended by about 300 people, including dozens of judges and justices.


After Hours: Daily Report’s In-House Legal Departments of the Year awards

Corporate legal departments from six companies in Georgia were honored Thursday, Nov. 21, at the Daily Report’s second annual Legal Department of the Year Awards at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead. The signature event recognizes the departments’ outstanding management, best practices and service work. Photos by John Disney/Daily Report


After Hours: Run for Justice 2013

Almost 1,200 people registered for Saturday’s Run for Justice, run through the streets of Oakhurst on a crisp fall morning. The overall winner was David Mattern with a time of 18:03 and the top woman finisher was Jesica Davanzah at 22:09. Other top winners: Masters male winner, Greg Waddell; Masters female winner, Ingrid Hackett; first runner [...]


After Hours: AVLF Winetasting

The Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation held its 22nd annual Winetasting event Thursday evening at the High Museum of Art. Hundreds attended the event, which benefited an organization that provides civil legal representation for the poor. Photos by John Disney/Daily Report


After Hours: Preview of Courthouse Line X

Thespian-oriented members of Atlanta’s legal community held their dress rehearsal Wednesday for this year’s Bard Show, and our photographer captured these scenes. The fundraiser for Atlanta Bar Foundation charities runs through Saturday at the 14th Street Playhouse, www.14thstplayhouse.org. It’s a guaranteed opportunity to catch judges and lawyers singing, dancing and cutting up. If you ever [...]


After Hours: Georgia Justice Project

The family law firm of Warner, Bates, McGough, McGinnis & Portnoy hosted a Washington and Lee University networking event on Sept. 25. Douglas Ammar, a W&L alum (’89) and executive director of the Georgia Justice Project, delivered a short speech to attendees on the Justice Project’s mission and the rewards of public service law. Approximately [...]


After Hours: 18th annual GAWL Judicial Luncheon

The Georgia Association for Women Lawyers held its 18th annual event honoring women of the metropolitan Atlanta judiciary on Oct. 23 at the Capital City Club. Judge Asha Jackson of DeKalb County Superior Court gave the keynote address. Christian Torgrimson received the Honorable Debra Bernes Community Volunteer Award. Photos by John Disney/Daily Report


After Hours: Tina Robinson Open House

Fulton County Superior Court Clerk Cathelene “Tina” Robinson visited her office’s three remote service centers Oct. 25 to greet the public and staff. Photos by John Disney/Daily Report