D. ALBERT BRANNEN is a partner in Fisher & Phillips LLP. He received his B.S. with honors from Georgia Tech and his MBA and J.D. cum laude from the University of Georgia. He is admitted to practice before all of the state and federal courts in Georgia and the United States Supreme Court.
Bert represents employers in solving their labor and employment law problems. He has represented clients in proceedings before the NLRB, EEOC, DOL and other Government agencies.
Bert has been selected by his peers as one of The Best Lawyers in America and has repeatedly been named a "Super Lawyer for Labor & Employment Law” for the State of Georgia. He was also recently selected as one of Georgia Trend Magazine’s “Legal Elite.” He is a past Chairman of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and a former member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Employment Law360. He also is a member of the Human Resources Leadership Foundation, the Society of Human Resources Management, the Labor & Employment Law Council of the Association of General Contractors, the Electric Cooperative Bar Association, the Georgia Tech Bar Association, the Georgia Industry Association and other groups.
Bert writes articles on labor employment law subjects and frequently speaks to chambers of commerce, business and professional associations, industry groups and individual employers. He also teaches labor and employment law as an associate professor at Georgia.