Atlanta Employment Law Attorneys

Fighting for the Underdog for 20 Years

If you find yourself facing legal matters that put your livelihood and family at risk, our team at Barrett & Farahany, LLP is committed to providing you with the help you need. We are deeply passionate about fighting abuses of power on behalf of our clients and helping them to seek justice. Whether you were discriminated against at your workplace, experienced sexual harassment, or were retaliated against for reporting bad behavior, our Atlanta employment lawyers have the comprehensive knowledge and motivation necessary to help you achieve a fair and just outcome in your case.

Why Barrett & Farahany, LLP?

Do yourself and your case justice - choose Barrett & Farahany, LLP.

What Justice at Work Looks Like

Passionate Attorneys in Your Corner

For decades, Barrett & Farahany, LLP has had proven success representing individuals in employment claims. The firm’s cases are regularly followed in the press, have effected societal change, and have given our clients a voice. We focus our efforts on cases involving wrongful termination related to medical leave and FMLA; discrimination based on race, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, or pregnancy; sexual harassment; overtime and wage disputes; and executive compensation. Our firm proudly represents employees from all walks of life, from the C-level executive to the blue-collar worker. Our firm is located in the heart of Atlanta but we represent employees throughout all of Georgia, including the communities of Alpharetta, Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, and more.

  • Pending Another Summary Judgment Victory for B&F
  • Pending trial B&F Appellate Win Secures Right to Jury Trial
  • B&F Wins Highest Verdict in the Nation in FMLA Case
  • $2.25M Result B&F Tries First Genetic Privacy Case in the Nation - $2.25M Verdict
  • B&F Wins Highest Single-Plaintiff Verdict in a Libel Case in GA
  • EEOC Finds in Favor of B&F Plaintiff
  • 1,000,000 B&F Settles $1M+ Class Claim

Meet Our Legal Team

Where Experience Meets Empathy

We are proud to have achieved a nationwide reputation for comprehensive legal representation that goes above and beyond. The personalized service and exclusive focus on employment and labor law that we provide helps ease the anxiety that many clients may feel as they navigate complex legal matters. Every single client of Barrett & Farahany, LLP will have a diverse team of individuals who will be devoted to helping them build a strong case and providing support to them throughout the process. We place a strong emphasis on building strong, lasting relationships with clients, because they are so much more to us than just names on a case file. The attorneys, paralegals, and office staff on our team are all here because we understand the impact that issues like workplace discrimination can have on a person’s life and livelihood. There is nothing as rewarding as helping to empower our clients through a successful case. Get to know the unique and highly skilled attorneys behind our Atlanta, GA firm today!

Awards

  • Super Lawyers - 5 years
  • Super Lawyers 2019
  • Super Lawyers Top 50 women
  • Best Lawyers US News & World Report 2019
  • Best Lawyers - Lawyer of the Year
  • Rated by Super Lawyers
  • Avvo 10 Rating
  • Georgia Trend
  • AV Rating on Martindale Hubbell
  • National Advocates Top 100 lawyers in Employment Law

Client Testimonials

The Opinions that Matter Most
  • “I simply want to thank attorney Kathy Harrrington Sullivan for her time, caring nature, and referral. Thanks so much.”

    S. R.

  • “We need more law firms like yours that care.”

    L. B.

  • “Rhonda Hobby was wonderful.”

    T.C.

  • “Thank you for taking the time to help me”

    R.S.

  • “Sheri has worked so hard on my case that I am not the scared, worried, wounded person I was in the beginning.”

    anonymous

  • “It was an experience I’ll never forget.”

    A. L.

  • “As someone who has practiced Human Resources for 30+ years, it was reassuring that I was in the hands of an employment law expert.”

    Former Client

  • “I was given straightforward, valuable information that I could use and didn’t feel rushed.”

    J.N.

  • “If you need an employment attorney, this should be your first call.”

    Betsy K.

  • “I recently recommended this firm to a friend and anyone else who needs an attorney in this field.”

    Former Client

  • “I want to thank Ian and Marilyn. Great dream team.”

    Anonymous

  • “Very pleased with all their hard work towards my case and the constant updates!”

    M. F.

  • “I thank you very much!”

    M.L.

  • “Thank you Ronda!”

    M.L.

  • “Rhonda was awesome, polite, and professional.”

    T.D.

Get the Representation You Need

Get the Results You Deserve
  • Complimentary consultations directly with an attorney.

  • Recognized by countless reports & publications for excellence.

  • Well-credentialed attorneys who specialize in employment litigation.

  • Litigate more employment cases than any other firm in Georgia.

  • Personalized, hands-on approach to employment cases.

  • Proven record of successful case results & victories.

  • Countless awards & accolades for excellence in legal representation.

  • Technology used to streamline case management.

B&F IN THE NEWS

Putting Justice to Work
  • Attorney Amanda Farahany featured in Business Daily article: "Split 11th Circuit Court Eases Job Discrimination Standard Slightly"

    Employment lawyer Amanda Farahany of Atlanta’s Barrett & Farahany was critical of the court’s conclusion. “The Eleventh Circuit has taken a confusing ...

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  • Managing partner Amanda Farahany featured in Atlanta Business Chronicle's People on the Move!

    Managing partner Amanda Farahany featured in Atlanta Business Chronicle's People on the Move! Click here to view the article!

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  • Kathy Harrington Sullivan participated as a panel member in a question and answer session entitled "Technology Realities,"

    On March 2, 2019, Kathy Harrington Sullivan participated as a panel member in a question and answer session entitled "Technology Realities," which was ...

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Let Our Team Fight for You

When you reach out to us, you will receive a complimentary attorney consultation with one of our skilled Atlanta employment lawyers. During our consultation with you, we can help you to better understand your rights and will work with you to determine the course of action that is right for you. We take great pride in providing assistance that is based on years of experience negotiating and litigating employment matters to protect employee interests. If you find yourself in need of dedicated legal representation, we are prepared to fight on your behalf – our goal is always to protect employee victims of harassment, discrimination, and retaliation. Whether or not your case warrants a claim with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), our Atlanta attorneys can guide you through the best course of action.