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Brearley Appointed Chairman of Heart of the Community Foundation Board

Brearley Appointed Chairman of Heart of the Community Foundation Board

Brinson Askew Berry partner David Brearley has been appointed chairman of the Heart of the Community Foundation Board of Governors for 2019-2020.

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Davis and Martin Successfully Defend Clean Water Act Claim

Davis and Martin Successfully Defend Clean Water Act Claim

Brinson Askew Berry attorneys Andy Davis and Sarah Martin successfully defended Clean Water Act claims, along with King & Spalding attorneys Douglas Henderson and Nicholas Howell. 

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50 million opioid pills shipped to Floyd County during 7-year reporting period

50 million opioid pills shipped to Floyd County during 7-year reporting period

More than 50 million prescription pain pills were supplied in Floyd County during the seven years from 2006 to 2012, according to evidence in a class-action lawsuit against opioid ...read more
Duggan and Richardson Close Two LIHTC RAD Developments for Northwest Georgia Housing Authority

Duggan and Richardson Close Two LIHTC RAD Developments for Northwest Georgia Housing Authority

Stewart Duggan and William Richardson, partners with Brinson Askew Berry’s Public and Affordable Housing Group, represented, advised, and handled Northwest Georgia Housing Authority’s closings on two (2) new RAD (Rental Assistance Demonstration)  conversions.

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New Federal Data Shows Opioid Shipments Increased as Crisis Grew

New Federal Data Shows Opioid Shipments Increased as Crisis Grew

Recently released federal data show that drug manufacturers and distributors increased shipments of opioid painkillers the addiction crisis accelerated.

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Rome Demolishes Known Drug House

Rome Demolishes Known Drug House

Rome and Floyd County government and law enforcement officials worked together to let drug dealers know there is zero tolerance for drug dealing, demolishing a known drug house, according to the Rome News-Tribune.

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Federal Court Opioid Hearing Could Lead to Settlement

Federal Court Opioid Hearing Could Lead to Settlement

A lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors filed by local governments including Rome, Floyd County and several other northwest Georgia governments could be affected by an Aug. 6 hearing.

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Northwest Georgia Boy Scouts Camp Celebrates 80 Years

Northwest Georgia Boy Scouts Camp Celebrates 80 Years

Brinson Askew Berry believes in being committed to the community. The Boy Scouts are one group that members of the firm have been involved with for a long time.

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Beacham Named City Attorney for Aragon

Beacham Named City Attorney for Aragon

Brinson Askew Berry partner Frank Beacham has been named City Attorney for Aragon.

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Brinson Askew Berry Recovers $2.7 Million for Floyd Schools in Johnson Controls Theft Case

Brinson Askew Berry Recovers $2.7 Million for Floyd Schools in Johnson Controls Theft Case

As attorneys for the Floyd County Board of Education, Brinson Askew Berry negotiated a $2.7 million settlement with Johnson Controls as part of a theft case.

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Duggan and Berry Conduct Training at 2019 GAHRA Spring Conference

Duggan and Berry Conduct Training at 2019 GAHRA Spring Conference

Stewart Duggan and Bob Berry, partners with Brinson Askew Berry’s Public and Affordable Housing Group, attended and provided training to housing authority staff, including housing ...read more
Duggan And Richardson Close Lagrange Housing Authority’s First 9 Percent LIHTC Affordable-Housing Deal

Duggan And Richardson Close Lagrange Housing Authority’s First 9 Percent LIHTC Affordable-Housing Deal

Stewart Duggan and William Richardson, partners with Brinson Askew Berry’s Public and Affordable Housing Group, successfully closed the City of LaGrange Housing Authority’s ...read more

Former Chief Justice Norman S. Fletcher’s Portrait Unveiled

Former Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Norman S. Fletcher, who has been Of Counsel with Brinson Askew Berry since 2005, was honored with the unveiling of his portrait that will be displayed at the University of Georgia Law School.

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