John Yates named 2023 Leaders in Corporate Citizenship Ann Cramer Lifetime Achievement Winner
"John Yates has an outsized appetite for connecting people, especially if it is for the betterment of Atlanta. He is the 2023 winner of the Leaders in Corporate Citizenship Ann Cramer Lifetime Achievement Award."
How I Made In-House Counsel: ‘Be a Good Listener and Keep an Open Mind,’ Says Seslee Smith of Morris, Manning & Martin
"Don’t crucify yourself every day. You don’t need to be perfect. Just try to be the most fearless self you can be and not let self-doubt hold you back."
Morris Manning Taps Atlanta Atty As Firm’s First Female GC
"Morris Manning & Martin LLP has tapped an Atlanta-based partner in its commercial litigation practice to serve as its new general counsel, the first woman to serve in the role in..."
Local Restaurateur’s Nonprofit Wages Battle Against Cancer
"Maria Fundora’s family has always displayed a fighting spirit. Her father was so determined to come to America in the 1960s that he risked making the trip from Cuba in a small motorboat with three other men and only the clothes on his back."
29th Street Capital Bringing Broadway to Sacramento
"Chicago-based 29th Street Capital will add its own addition to The Mill at Broadway, a master-planned community under construction on 9 acres in a designated Opportunity Zone in Sacramento, Calif."
The Crisis Forced Firm Leaders to React, but Simon Malko Is Being Proactive
"The Morris, Manning & Martin leader's time was consumed by immediate concerns when the pandemic hit, but now he's able to think more strategically about opportunities for the Atlanta-based firm."
Managing a Business During Social Unrest: 10 Questions Answered
"Atlanta Business Chronicle reached out to local experts to get their tips for how to manage a business during such times."
Attorney Leads Woodruff Arts Center fundraising
"Woodruff Arts Center CEO Doug Shipman described John Yates as a 'powerhouse in fundraising who is ideal to help us strategize, pursue our goals and rebuild.'"
Adaptive Reuse Awards Honor Development
“This year, aware that industry experts are predicting that adaptive reuse is likely to be recognized as a distinct product category within commercial real estate by 2021, we decided to dig deep into these projects and the people behind them.”
Gate City Bar President Profiled
“As I advance, I must always have a hand back pulling others along because that’s what these folk did for me.”
Washington Business Journal Publishes Client Column on Sexual Harassment
"Employers need to address head-on and solve a root of the problem."