Partner at Barrett & Farahany
Kathy Harrington Sullivan is a Partner at Barrett & Farahany and also manages the firm's case evaluation team. Because knowledge truly is power, Kathy and the Atlanta employment attorneys on her team regularly consult with and empower potential clients by helping them to understand the law, clarifying what their rights are as employees, and determining what steps they can take to protect themselves and their jobs.
Prior to joining Barrett & Farahany in July 2015, Kathy was a practicing patent attorney and also volunteered with a variety of local & national legal organizations, including the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL), Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation (AVLF), Atlanta Legal Aid Society, and the CARA Pro Bono Asylum/Immigration Project.
Kathy has been an active member of the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) and is also a member of the Labor & Employment section of the Atlanta Bar Association. She holds a J.D. from Mercer University School of Law, a B.S. with Highest Honors in Electrical & Computer Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology, and a B.S. in Nursing from Georgia College. In addition to being a Georgia-licensed attorney, Kathy is also a Registered Nurse, a trained Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) investigator, and a mediator registered with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. Kathy has mediated numerous court cases, including civil cases, divorce and child custody cases, and juvenile delinquency and deprivation cases.