Georgia Personal Injury Law Firm

About Us

Lamar Law Office, LLC

The We Care Difference

Lamar Law Office, LLC is a top-rated law office that provides premier client-centered legal care in the metro Atlanta area and throughout the state of Georgia.  With more than 300 lawsuits filed and over 25 of collective experience, Attorney Anita Lamar and her team deliver quality success to its clients with every case. Lamar Law Office, LLC is most sought after for its ‘We Care’ brand while consistently prioritizing clients’ needs when fighting for justice. From car accidents to medical malpractice, Lamar Law Office has mastered its balance of being small enough to provide individualized care to clients but large enough to deliver the settlement clients deserve.

Meet Attorney Anita M. Lamar

Anita M. Lamar - Managing attorney

Anita M. Lamar

Managing attorney

  • 2021 BBB Torch Award Winner
  • Awarded Super Lawyer Rising for the past three years in a row
  • Graduated in the top fourth of her class Oklahoma City University
  • Proven track record of handling hundreds of personal injury claims for Georgians throughout the state
Education

Anita is a proud native of Atlanta, Georgia. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of West Georgia, where she was on a full scholarship as a member of UWG’s nationally ranked debate team, successfully competing against future lawyers from Ivy League schools and other elite academic institutions across the country.

After graduating from UWG, Anita obtained her Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law. Anita attended Oklahoma City University on a merit scholarship and received several academic awards during her time there. Anita was one of only a few black female attorneys in her class. She graduated in the top fourth of her class, and is currently licensed to practice in Georgia.

Associations

After practicing in Oklahoma, Anita returned home to better serve the community in which she was born and raised. As a Faculty Member at the National Business Institute, Anita has taught other attorneys about personal injury since 2020. She has served as the Vice President of Henry County Bar Association, and is an active member of the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys (GABWA), the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA), and the Gate City Bar Association. Anita is also a proud member of the National Bar Association, a predominantly African American Bar Association.

In the Community

Anita enjoys being active in her community. She is an active member of the Tucker Business Association, and has served on the gala committee of the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, the proceeds of which are given as scholarships to inner city high school students for their higher education. Anita also volunteers with the Georgia Legal Services Program and the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation. In addition to her professional accolades, Anita enjoys giving back by volunteering with Meals on Wheels and Habitat for Humanity.

WE CARE

Why Our Clients Choose to Work With Us

  • We pride ourselves on the client-centered care that sets our firm apart from the rest: “More Than Legal Service, We Care.”
  • Attorney Lamar and her team have over a decade of experience helping clients recover from their accidents.
  • We are small enough to provide individualized client care, but large enough to deliver the settlement clients deserve.
  • Attorney Lamar has a proven track record of generating momentum in cases to achieve the desired outcome.
  • We believe everyone, rich or poor, deserves quality legal care that has their interests protected.

Atlanta Injury Attorneys | Meet the Team

Stephen Shea - Director of Litigation

Stephen Shea

Director of Litigation

Stephen is a talented and highly sought-after litigator with more than a decade of experience who prioritizes seeking justice for often forgotten and overlooked individuals. He believes in taking an innovative yet aggressive approach with each case. Stephen studied political science and French at Georgia State University at the undergraduate level. He then earned his Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law. Stephen is also a graduate of the Trial Lawyer College, a prestigious honor.

Diamond Johnson - Associate Attorney

Diamond Johnson

Associate Attorney

Diamond Johnson graduated from Oklahoma City University School of Law, and has served as an ADA in both Oklahoma and Georgia. When not working she enjoys spending time with her husband and child on the lake.

Karan Patel - Junior Associate Attorney

Karan Patel

Junior Associate Attorney

Karan is a graduate of Mercer University School of Law in Macon, Georgia, and is dedicated to making sure every case is handled with professionalism and care. In his free time, he enjoys exploring new restaurants and cuisines, attending car meets with friends and is passionate about reading up on history.

Kayla Johnson - Executive Assistant

Kayla Johnson

Executive Assistant

A first-generation college graduate, Kayla exhibits excellence as our Executive Assistant. She recently graduated from Georgia Southern University with a degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology in Psychology, and aspires to become an attorney.

Shirley Kennedy - Senior Litigation Paralegal

Shirley Kennedy

Senior Litigation Paralegal

Shirley Kennedy has extensive experience as a litigation paralegal. From 2019 to 2020 alone, she was responsible for approximately 100 litigation cases. This and more led to her position at the SPLC as a Litigation Paralegal for Children's Rights. Our commitment to bringing cases to trial makes Shirley a welcome addition to the Lamar Law Office team.

Amari Winston - Senior Case Manager

Amari Winston

Senior Case Manager

Amari obtained her degree in Political Science from Auburn University. She is currently enrolled at Troy University for her Master's in Business and Project Management. Amari enjoys watching crime shows and spending time with her family and her son.

Avanelle Reid - Litigation Paralegal

Avanelle Reid

Litigation Paralegal

Avanelle graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Criminal Justice from the University of the Virgin Islands. She received her Certificate in Paralegal Studies from Georgia Piedmont Technical College in 2021. She enjoys traveling and cooking.

Myshae Anthony - Firm Administrator

Myshae Anthony

Firm Administrator

A graduate of North Atlanta High School, Myshae attended Atlanta Technical Institute where she became a Certified Nursing Assistant. Myshae’s vast medical background, customer service experience, and attention to detail makes her an asset to the firm.

Rodney Boyer-Rainwater - Senior Intake Coordinator

Rodney Boyer-Rainwater

Senior Intake Coordinator

Rodney is an experienced legal professional who first served as an intern at a law firm in 2012, and has since gained over nine years of paralegal experience at law firms in the Atlanta area. He ensures new clients receive the utmost care from their first phone call.

Briana Thrash - Legal Assistant

Briana Thrash

Legal Assistant

Briana Thrash is a Georgia native. She graduated East Coweta Highschool and attended Valdosta State University where she studied Education and African American studies. Prior to joining Lamar Law Office, Briana worked in the customer service industry.

Erin McCormack - Settlement Coordinator

Erin McCormack

Settlement Coordinator

Erin is an Atlanta native who grew up in Lithonia. She graduated from Redan High School and enjoys hobbies like piano, and singing in the worship choir at her church. A quote that inspires her is, "For success, attitude is equally as important as ability."

Ashley Skinner - Marketing Assistant

Ashley Skinner

Marketing Assistant

Ashley is a graduate of Piedmont Technical College with an Associated of Mathematics and has spent the last five years in Personal Injury. Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Political Science with a Paralegal Certificate. She is passionate about helping others and helping those who are in need.

Aeriyana Davis - Administrative Assistant

Aeriyana Davis

Administrative Assistant

Aeriyana was born and raised in Georgia and with her experience in customer service, she is a delightful addition to the firm. Her dedication, drive and determination has made her an administrative asset.

Abigail Mitchell - Legal Assistant

Abigail Mitchell

Legal Assistant

Abigail is a graduate of the University of Georgia and a Georgia native. She has a bachelors degree in Political Science and a minor in Environmental Law. She holds a passion for the legal field and is excited to assist with your personal injury claim.

Kris York - Junior Intake Coordinator

Kris York

Junior Intake Coordinator

Kris is dedicated to making sure every potential client receives the best care. With his degree in Social and Applied Psychology from Georgia Gwinnett College and many years in customer service he is a compassionate voice ready to help open a personal injury claim.

Leesley Bermejo - Receptionist

Leesley Bermejo

Receptionist

Leesley is the welcoming voice every client hears when calling into Lamar Law Office. An Atlanta native, she has goals to pursue her education in the medical field someday. Her experience in the personal injury field gives her the ability to handle calls in a prompt and professional manner.

We’re dedicated to obtaining the most favorable outcome possible for you and your circumstances

Whether that means negotiating a settlement in a relatively short period of time or taking your personal injury claim to trial. But, we are also here to set your mind at ease and help you understand what’s happening and what you can expect at every stage.

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