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 150 lawsuits filed and over a decade of 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. When not working, Anita enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband.

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

Anita M. Lamar - Managing attorney

Anita M. Lamar

Managing attorney

Anita is the Founder and Managing Attorney of Lamar Law Office, LLC. Anita founded Lamar Law Office in her hometown of Tucker with the goal of creating a different kind of law firm - one that models not only exceptional legal representation, but client-centered care. Anita obtained her Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law. She graduated in the top fourth of her class. Anita is currently licensed to practice in Georgia.

Stephen Shea - Litigation Attorney

Stephen Shea

Litigation Attorney

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.

Lydia Davis - Law Clerk

Lydia Davis

Law Clerk

Lydia received her Juris Doctor from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, where she held a number of leadership positions including Senior Editor of Thurgood Marshall Law Review. She was graduated Cum Laude from Tennessee State University with honors, including the Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society. In addition to her impressive educational resume, Lydia boasts years of experience as a legal researcher, legal assistant, and judicial clerk.

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.

Kayla Johnson - Director of Prelitigation

Kayla Johnson

Director of Prelitigation

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

Nicole Chupp - Senior Litigation Paralegal

Nicole Chupp

Senior Litigation Paralegal

As a former paralegal at three insurance defense firms, Nicole has over 13 years of experience in case management and litigation. She graduated Oxford College and Emory with honors, and received her Paralegal Certificate from Clayton State University.

Sarah Scherer - Marketing Director

Sarah Scherer

Marketing Director

Sarah is a graduate of the University of Georgia and an experienced marketer. She is responsible for connecting Lamar Law Office to our Greater Atlanta community, and making sure that "We Care" is the first message clients hear when they find us.

Anquinetta Searcy - Receptionist

Anquinetta Searcy

Receptionist

Anquinetta was born and raised in SW Atlanta. She attended Tri-Cities and Carver High and graduated from Life Christian Academy. Anquinetta worked for Boost Mobile for 5 years. A very family-oriented person, she is excited to have found her LLO family.

Avanelle Reid - Legal Secretary

Avanelle Reid

Legal Secretary

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

Keara Dorsey - Case Manager

Keara Dorsey

Case Manager

Keara is passionate about bringing understanding and empathy to the world and those she encounters. She is a high school graduate with extensive customer care experience, which makes her an exceptional advocate on behalf of our clients.

Amari Winston - Case Manager

Amari Winston

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.

Denzell McKenzie - Case Manager

Denzell McKenzie

Case Manager

With his Bachelor’s in Psychology from Georgia State, Denzell is passionate about understanding our clients' needs and serving as their guide during their hour of need. In his spare time, Denzell enjoys playing video games and refining his cooking skills.

Erin McCormack - Legal Assistant

Erin McCormack

Legal Assistant

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."

Julyanna Gomez - Legal Assistant

Julyanna Gomez

Legal Assistant

Julyanna is a native of Atlanta and a Meadowcreek High School graduate. She is bilingual (English and Spanish), and has years of personal injury law firm experience. Julyanna considers helping others one of her most important responsibilities.

Alexis Augustin - Legal Assistant

Alexis Augustin

Legal Assistant

Alexis has 9 years of experience as a Certified Nurse Assistant. She obtained her Bachelors in Criminal Justice and aspires to become an attorney. Compassionate, ambitious, and hardworking, Alexis is a welcome member of our team.

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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