Representing state and local authorities and public corporations requires specialized knowledge of state and federal statutory and constitutional law, and demands that lawyers fluidly navigate the intersection of law, business, and politics.
Oliver Maner lawyers regularly provide outside general counsel representation to these types of unique clients. The firm is general counsel to both the Georgia Ports Authority and the Savannah-Georgia Trade Center Authority. In these roles, the firm provides legal and strategic advice with respect to all areas of the authorities’ operations and represents them in litigation in state and federal courts. The firm also provides dispute resolution advice to local economic development authorities.