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Nancy Baughan thrives on guiding her clients through complex litigation matters. Her tireless, in-depth approach drives client confidence, leading to excellent outcomes across the board. Nancy has a strong track record of finding creative ways to win for her clients via dispositive motions, in trial and arbitration, and on appeal.

Nancy has honed her skills in representing financial institutions and public and private companies in a wide range of litigation matters. She has successfully defended banks facing class action and other large dollar exposures, dealt extensively with insurance broker professional liability issues, and litigated the numerous contractual, consumer regulatory, and tortious claims.

Nancy is a problem-solver who seeks real-world, business-focused solutions for her clients. When a negotiated resolution is not possible, Nancy takes a strategic approach to aggressively and effectively achieve the best litigated result for her clients. With her wealth of experience and proactive style, Nancy is the go-to litigation counsel for large national and regional banks, product manufacturers, insurance brokers, and other companies.

Contact & Links


  • 303 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 3600
    Atlanta, GA 30308


  • English


  • Vanderbilt University, J.D., Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 1992-1993, graduated 1993
  • Washington and Lee University, B.A., magna cum laude, graduated 1990

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1994


  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association - Member
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation - Board Member
  • Bleckley Inn of Court - Master (2019-present), Barrister (1999-2001)
  • Leadership Atlanta - Class of 2020
  • Parker Hudson's Recruiting Committee - Chair
  • State Bar of Georgia - Member

Federal Clerkships

  • United States District Court

State Clerkships

  • Florida - Trial Courts

Recognized in The Best Lawyers® in America 2023 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation


  • Recognized by the Atlanta Bar Association for sustained participation in pro bono matters
  • Selected as one of "Top 50," a group of lawyers and paralegals recognized by the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation for consistent and superior pro bono work
  • Recognized as a leading Commercial Litigation Practitioner by The Best Lawyers in America (2019-present)
  • Selected as a "2020 Woman Leader in the Law" by ALM Media
  • Recognized as one of Georgia's "Top Rated Lawyers" by Martindale-Hubbell and ALM
  • Selected as one of Georgia's "Rising Stars" by Super Lawyers magazine, 2005 and 2007

Additional Work

Provided pro bono representation to a Georgia death row inmate throughout multi-year federal habeas corpus proceedings

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