Business Formation, Civil Plaintiff, Employment Law
Keegan Law Firm, LLC
2987 Clairmont Road NE, Suite 225
Atlanta, GA 30329
Marcus Keegan formed Keegan Law Firm, LLC in 2009 to focus on the representation of individuals and small businesses in the areas of employment litigation, consumer finance litigation, and business law. Marcus began his legal career working for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (“EEOC”) Atlanta District Office as a Trial Attorney. Following his work for the EEOC, Marcus worked in private practice in two law firms, giving him extensive experience representing a wide range of clients from individuals to Fortune 500 companies.
Marcus earned a Criminology degree, cum laude, from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1995. After graduating from college, he worked in the criminal justice system of Phoenix, Arizona, including working several years as an Adult Probation Officer. He also became a certified mediator and conducted mediations for the Maricopa County Justice Courts. In his capacity as a mediator representative for the Justice Courts, Mr. Keegan served on an Arizona Supreme court subcommittee to determine mediator certification standards for the State of Arizona. He then returned to his hometown of Atlanta to earn his Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law in 2002.
Since 2004, Marcus has given lectures and trainings on Employment Law and Consumer Finance Law and has been named a Lorman Education Services Distinguished Faculty Member. Marcus is also active in the community, serving on the board of Hope Atlanta since 2007, and providing pro bono legal assistance to the Latin American Association, the Pro Bono Partnership of Atlanta, and The Impact! Group. Marcus is also a member of the Atlanta Bar Association, the Lawyers Club of Atlanta, the American Bar Association, and the National Employment Lawyers Association.
Honors & Awards:
Honors Attorney, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 2002
Rising Star, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2011
Rising Star Super Lawyers Magazine, 2012
AVVO’s Client Choice Award in Employment Law, 2013
AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale Hubble, 2014
Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2015
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court
Georgia Court of Appeals