Partner Philippa Ellis Receives A.T. Walden Outstanding Lawyer AwardPosted February 8, 2019 in Blogs/Publications, News
Partner, Philippa Ellis, is the 2019 recipient of the A.T. Walden Outstanding Lawyer Award conferred by the Gate City Bar Association in recognition of her ongoing contributions to Gate City Bar Association, the legal profession, and the community at large. The Award is named for Austin "A.T." Walden (1885-1965), a founder of the Gate City Bar Association, who was admitted to the practice of law in 1912. Walden was a noted civil rights leader and political power broker. He was also the first African American Judge in Georgia, since Reconstruction.