Sharon P. Horne

Sharon Horne

Senior Associate

Location:
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone:
404-256-7414
Fax:
404-250-9355
Email:
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As one of the top Atlanta attorneys at MF&L Law, Sharon Horne is an experienced litigator with a focus on defending cases involving trucking, personal injury, premises liability, and insurance defense. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Horne served as an Assistant District Attorney in DeKalb County prosecuting felony crimes and as an Assistant Attorney General specializing in tort defense. She was admitted to the Georgia Bar in 2007, and is admitted in the Georgia Supreme Court, Georgia Court of Appeals, and the United States District Courts in Georgia.

Ms. Horne graduated from Texas A&M University in 2001 and earned her Juris Doctorate from Emory University School of Law in 2007. During law school, Ms. Horne served as Senior Editor of Emory International Law Review, and participated in the Emory Mock Trial Society, the Lamar Inn of Court and the Pro Bono Project.

Areas of Practice

Trucking Litigation
Insurance Defense
General Litigation
Personal Injury Defense
Premises Liability

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Georgia
Superior Courts of the State of Georgia

Education

Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
J.D. – 2007
Honors: Order of Emory Advocates for excellence in advocacy
Pro Bono Publico Medal Recipient for dedication to public service
Dean’s List

Dean’s Award for Advanced Trial Practice

Texas A&M University

B.S. – 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association

Defense Research Institute

Past Employment Positions

Office of the Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General
Office of the District Attorney, Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit, Assistant District Attorney