Owen, Gleaton, Egan, Jones & Sweeney, LLP

303 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 2850 Atlanta, Georgia 30308


H. Andrew Owen


Mr. Owen has represented insurance companies since he left the State Attorney General’s office over forty years ago. This practice has included direct representation in regulatory and transactional disputes as well as defense of insureds. He was a carrier based pilot in the United States Navy (1963-1968) and served as Senior Assistant Attorney General, State of Georgia (1971-1975), representing the Insurance Commissioner and other State agencies. He has been in private practice since and is a founding partner of Owen Gleaton Egan Jones & Sweeney, LLP, the predecessor firm of which was formed in 1977.


  • Emory University, J.D. with distinction, 1971
    • Bryan Society
    • Order of the Coif
    • Managing Editor, Journal of Public Law (1970-71)
  • LaGrange College, B.A. 1962
    • Honors
    • Activities


  • All Georgia appellate, superior and state courts, 1971
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia, 1971
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1971
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia, 1979
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, 1981

Professional or Trade Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (Board of Directors)
  • Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association
  • Lawyers Foundation of Georgia

Honors & Awards

  • 2012 State Bar of Georgia Tradition of Excellence Award
  • Georgia Super Lawyers 2005-2016
  • Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite