Atlanta, GA, April 28, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Smithers Thornton & Ume-Nwagbo, LLC, (STU) Your Trusted 360° General Counsel® celebrates its fourth year serving as outside general counsel for small and mid-sized businesses and non-profits. By focusing on corporate law, litigation, and employment/benefits, STU saves its clients the expense and responsibility of staffing and supporting an in-house legal department. They offer superior legal services and experience with flexible rate structures tailored to the needs of our clients.
They have expanded their service offerings by adding Angela Hinds Sconyers as Of Counsel. Angela has extensive experience in a variety of complex civil litigation matters such as mass tort products liability matters, medical malpractice and professional negligence matters, nursing home and hospice negligence cases, as well as wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases. Angela has litigated matters in federal and state courts throughout the Southeastern United States and Puerto Rico on behalf of a Fortune 500 company that is an industry-leading automotive component manufacturer. Angela received her J.D from the Emory University School of Law and earned her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. She is admitted to practice in the state of Georgia, including all Georgia state courts and she is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.
About Smithers Thornton & Ume-Nwagbo
Founded by three former “big firm” lawyers, Roxann Smithers, Sharon Thornton & Nwando Ume-Nwagbo, STU brings a combined thirty plus years of legal experience to bear for start-up and small to mid-size companies and non-profits. They also take a particular interest in educating business owners about legal issues that are critical to their success. STU’s attorneys practice extensively in Georgia state and federal courts, and assist clients throughout other states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Texas, and New Mexico. STU’s attorneys have practiced in the areas of Corporate Law, Commercial/Business Litigation, Employment, Employee Benefits, Torts/Product Liability, Construction Law, Collections, Premise Liability, Products Liability and Personal Injury. Roxann Smithers will be featured on Atlanta Business Radio by Business RadioX on May 4, 2016 from 10:00 -11:30am.