Sharon J. Zinns

Of Counsel

Sharon focuses her law practice on asbestos litigation, representing individuals and families who have been affected by asbestos-related illnesses including mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis. From her office in Atlanta, Georgia, Sharon has successfully represented asbestos victims throughout the country. Her clients range from war veterans and shipyard workers to doctors and lawyers, from homemakers to auto mechanics.

Sharon has appeared on Atlanta Legal Experts Radio to discuss her work in asbestos litigation. Click Here to listen to her interview. She has also appeared on the LawCall television show as an expert on asbestos litigation.

Sharon is licensed to practice law in California, Florida, Georgia, New York, New Jersey, and Washington D.C. She is also licensed to appear before the United State District Courts for the Central District of California, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Georgia.

Sharon attended law school at Emory University School of Law, where she was a Robert W. Woodruff Scholar, a member of the Emory International Law Review, and Student Bar Association president. She attended both Columbia University and Emory University as an undergraduate, and she obtained her Bachelor of Arts from Emory University. While in school, Sharon interned for the American Civil Liberties Union, the American Cancer Society, and the DeKalb County Juvenile Court.

Prior to joining LK, Sharon’s practice included asbestos/mesothelioma, medical malpractice, personal injury, and commercial litigation work.

Sharon was named 2016 SuperLawyers Rising Star and was a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association’s LEAD (“Leadership Education & Advanced Direction”) program in 2015-2016.

Sharon is an active member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers, serving as the GAWL Chair of Membership on the Board of Directors. In her free time, Sharon enjoys running, practicing Krav Maga and yoga, and volunteering in the community.

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