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 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

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.

Rachel Green, Esq. - Associate Attorney

Rachel Green, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Rachel Green is from Stockbridge, GA. She received her Juris Doctor and Master of Law from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law along with a certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolution. During law school, she earned a Public Interest Merit Award for community service. Prior to attending law school, she graduated Cum Laude from Columbus State University with a bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. Ms. Green previously worked as a Henry County prosecutor.

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.

Lydia Davis - Law Clerk

Lydia Davis

Law Clerk

Lydia received her J.D. 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 with honors. Lydia boasts years of experience as a legal researcher, legal assistant, and judicial clerk.

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.

Beatrice Sorrells - Litigation Paralegal

Beatrice Sorrells

Litigation Paralegal

Beatrice received her paralegal degree from Clayton State University in 1997. She has over 18 years of experience as a personal injury paralegal, and over 8 years of experience as a personal injury litigation paralegal. She is passionate about supporting our attorneys and providing personalized care to clients at Lamar Law Office.

Avanelle Reid - Junior Litigation Paralegal

Avanelle Reid

Junior Litigation Paralegal

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.

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.

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 injured persons in Atlanta and the state of Georgia, and making sure that "We Care" is heard loud and clear.

Rodney Boyer-Rainwater - Intake Coordinator

Rodney Boyer-Rainwater

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.

Julyanna Gomez - Senior Legal Assistant

Julyanna Gomez

Senior 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.

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.

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.

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 - Administrative Assistant

Ashley Skinner

Administrative Assistant

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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