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Mark S. Gannon
Managing Partner

Mark S. Gannon

Mark S. Gannon


(404) 521-1282


Marquette University
B.A. Political Science, 1971
Emory University School of Law
J.D. 1976


AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell
Georgia Super Lawyer 2005-present
2014 Distinguished Service Award State Bar Workers’ Compensation Section
2014 Tom S. Howell Memorial Award, issued by the State Board of Workers’ Compensation

Practice Areas:

Workers’ Compensation


State Bar of Georgia, Litigation and Workers’ Compensation Sections
(Executive Committee 1996-2003, Chairman, Workers’ Compensation
Section, 2001-2002)
Atlanta Bar Association, Founding Member - Workers’ Compensation Section (Board of Directors, 1986-1991, Chairman 1989-1990)
State Board of Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council; Rules and
Mediation Committee (1994-present; Chairman 2001-present)
Fellow in the College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers (2011)
Governor’s Workers’ Compensation Advisory Commission (Co-chairman, Medical Committee, 2000-2001)
Governor’s Workers’ Compensation Review Commission (2001-2003)
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
Lawyers Club of Atlanta
Side by Side Brain Injury Clubhouse (Board of Directors, 2010–present, Chairman 2015-present)

Court Admissions:

Georgia State Courts
Georgia Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


Mark Gannon is the product of a military family who decided with his wife, Kathie, to make Atlanta their home. Their two sons were born and raised here and they live close by. Mark and Kathie have both been deeply involved in their community and their professions. Mark helped establish Student Legal Services while at Emory and this student legal organization continues to provide free legal services to all employees of Emory University. He has been the president of his School Board of Education, a little league coach and Board member, and an ardent supporter of Kids’ Chance since its inception. Kathie is a social worker who founded Georgia Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA); a community and environmental advocate who was president of her civic association; and is a DeKalb County Commissioner representing the Western half of DeKalb County. Mark and Kathie enjoy living in Decatur, Georgia, and are members of St. Thomas More Catholic Church.

233 Peachtree Street    2700 Harris Tower    Atlanta, Georgia 30303
(404) 521-1282