Claire A. Sumner

Partner / Atlanta

Claire Sumner is a partner in the Firm’s Atlanta office.  Her practice focuses primarily on health care and general liability litigation.  Claire specializes in cases involving medical and chiropractic malpractice as well as automobile and premise liability.  In addition to a robust motions practice, Claire has both State and Federal court trial experience and has appeared before the Georgia Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Georgia.

Claire received her J.D., cum laude, in 2012 from the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she graduated with a concentration in advocacy and dispute resolution.  While in law school, Claire was a member of the College’s Moot Court Board and interned with The Honorable Julia Smith Gibbons of the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.  Claire completed her undergraduate studies in 2009 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, majoring in English and minoring in religious studies.