Bryan P. Tyson is a partner in Taylor English’s litigation department. He focuses his practice on civil and appellate litigation in state and federal court.Mr. Tyson previously served as the Executive Director of the Georgia Public Defender Council, a role that has been described as the managing partner of the largest criminal defense firm in…

Sandra Webb focuses her practice on liquor licensing and working with the hospitality industry, as well as general civil litigation. Prior to joining Taylor English, Ms. Webb was an Assistant Vice President and in-house litigation counsel for Waffle House, Inc. Her legal background is in both plaintiff and defense work in such areas as motor…

Peter Spanos brings more than four decades of nationwide employment law experience to Taylor English. He represents a variety of local, regional, national, and international employers on complex employment law issues across numerous industries, including technology, manufacturing, healthcare, professional services, nonprofits, real estate, transportation, pharmaceuticals, construction and consulting. Mr. Spanos handles trials in federal and…

Frank Strickland is a general practice lawyer. He serves as a court-appointed special master and receiver in commercial litigation matters and is a certified mediator registered with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. Mr. Strickland’s practice also includes assisting clients with interests in legislative and public policy matters. President George W. Bush nominated Mr. Strickland…

Scott Tobin provides strategic legal and business advice to high-growth businesses and those who govern, manage and invest in them.Throughout his career Mr. Tobin has held various corporate positions in addition to his law practice, including service as a senior executive, board member, entrepreneur, and venture capitalist. His varied experience helps him to better manage…

Oscar N. Persons’ practice currently focuses on AAA and other arbitration, business mediation and business dispute counseling. He has more than 51 years’ experience in complex business litigation handling individual and class action matters and related appeals and mediation. These matters have included breach of contract, securities fraud, fiduciary duty, negligent misrepresentation, restrictive covenants, trade…

Hal Meeks defends your business: from your clients or patients who are unhappy with outcomes, competitors who seek to take your talent, employees who refuse to honor post-employment agreements, or vendors who fail to honor contractual agreements. With years of experience in the health care field and the financial services sector, Hal has been a…

Gail Golman Holtzman, a labor and employment attorney with more than 35 years of experience, including as in-house counsel. Ms. Holtzman is a trusted advisor to employers, including Fortune 100 companies seeking to manage risk with their human capital. She has led investigations and been a national speaker on a myriad of employment topics, including…

Brynda Insley brings more than 35 years of experience as a seasoned civil defense litigation attorney with a particular emphasis on complex and catastrophic personal injury claims. She has extensive experience in defending claims involving professional malpractice, sexual undue familiarity, security premises, day care, youth and social services, transportation and trucking, product liability, medical device,…

Foy Devine is a member of Taylor English’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. Since 1969, Mr. Devine has concentrated his practice in civil trial work. He has handled business litigation of all types, as well as catastrophic personal injury and death cases arising out of product-related injuries. He has frequently appeared in state and federal…