Alexandra M. Dishun

Partner

Alex represents individuals and businesses of all sizes in business litigation, commercial disputes, employment law matters, and disputes over real estate and property rights.   In addition to her trial court practice, Alex has obtained favorable results for clients in appeals involving complex and novel issues of law.   Alex earned her undergraduate and law degrees at Emory University.  She is licensed to practice in all Georgia courts and in every federal district in Georgia.  Alex has also appeared in multiple arbitration tribunals.

Alex earned her undergraduate and law degrees at Emory University.  She is licensed to practice in all Georgia courts and in every federal district in Georgia.  Alex has also appeared in multiple arbitration tribunals.

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, J.D.
  • Emory University, B.A., International Studies

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Litigation
  • Business Torts Litigation
  • Debtor/Creditor Litigation
  • Employment Discrimination/Title VII Litigation 
  • Restrictive Covenant Litigation
  • Negotiation of Employment Contracts and Severance Agreements
  • Premises Liability Defense

Representative Cases

  • Obtained new trial on damages in Georgia state court following entry of a default judgment of $1.2 Million against business client.
  • Obtained summary judgment for large employer accused of race discrimination by employee.
  • Obtained reversal of trial court’s erroneous dismissal of business tort and contract claims against counterparty to a teaming agreement.

Languages

  • Spanish