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Nelson Mullins COVID-19 Resources

Nelson Mullins is continuing to monitor developments related to COVID-19, including guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and various federal, state, and local government authorities. The firm is taking appropriate precautionary actions and has implemented plans to ensure the continuation of all firm services to clients from both in office and remote work arrangements across our 25 offices. 

In addition, click the link below to access extensive resources to address a wide variety of topics resulting from the virus, in general and by industry,  including topics such as essential businesses, force majeure, business interruption insurance, CARES Act and FFCRA, and others. 

Nelson Mullins COVID-19 Resources

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How the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts Pennsylvania Tax Lien Sales

October 12, 2020

How the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts Pennsylvania Tax Lien Sales
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Michelle W. Johnson

Michelle W. Johnson

Partner

Atlantic Station
201 17th Street NW
Suite 1700
Atlanta, GA 30363
michelle.johnson@nelsonmullins.com

Michelle Johnson practices in Atlanta in the areas of labor and employment law, business litigation, and appellate work.

Michelle Johnson practices in Atlanta in the areas of labor and employment law, business litigation, and appellate work.

Michelle W. Johnson

Michelle Johnson practices in Atlanta in the areas of labor and employment law, business litigation, and appellate work.

Experience

Following is a selected sampling of matters and is provided for informational purposes only. Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future matter.

  • Represents management in employment lawsuits and administrative proceedings including race, sex, age, disability, harassment, retaliation, and other discrimination claims; enforcement of non-compete, non-solicitation, trade secret, and confidentiality covenants; wage and hour disputes; and other matters
  • Has tried cases before the National Labor Relations Board and in state and federal courts throughout Georgia, and has appeared before the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, and the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Sixth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits
  • Counsels employers in connection with hiring, discipline, terminations, wage payment practices, executive employment agreements, employee training, personnel policies, internal investigations, state and federal recordkeeping and reporting requirements, and strategies for the prevention of employee lawsuits
  • Assists businesses with employment issues arising from mergers and acquisitions, stock and asset purchase agreements, and other corporate transactions

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, JD, with distinction (1991)
    • Order of the Coif
    • Notes and Comments Editor, Emory Law Journal
  • Rhodes College, BA, English, magna cum laude (1988)
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Admissions

  • Georgia
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Clerkships

  • Law Clerk, The Honorable R. Lanier Anderson, III, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (1991 - 1993)

Practice Areas

Industries

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  • Fellow, College of Labor and Employment Lawyers
  • Labor and Employment and Appellate Practice Sections, State Bar of Georgia
  • Labor and Employment and Litigation Sections, American Bar Association
  • Labor and Employment Law Section, Atlanta Bar Association
  • American Employment Law Council
  • National Retail Federation, Committee on Employment Law
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Board Member, Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (2012 - 2018)
  • Board Member, Partnership Against Domestic Violence (2004 - 2011)
  • Editorial Board, Georgia Bar Journal (1995 – 2003)
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