Overview

Shannon R. Creasy represents employers in litigation and administrative charges involving a broad range of labor and employment disputes, including claims of:

  • Federal and state wage and hour law violations
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • Retaliation
  • Misappropriation of trade secrets and restrictive covenant matters

In addition to her litigation practice, Shannon drafts and reviews employee handbooks, employment agreements, and separation agreements. She counsels employers to ensure compliance with federal and state laws regarding:

  • Wage and hour practices
  • Anti-discrimination and anti-harassment policies
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Pre-employment screening processes
  • Leave of absence matters

In a partnership with the Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network (GAIN), Shannon is currently providing pro bono representation to a victim of human trafficking in an immigration matter. During law school, she was an associate editor for the Georgia State University Law Review and worked as an intern in the legal unit of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), where she researched and evaluated employment discrimination claims.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Phi Kappa Phi

University of North Georgia

Member

Psi Chi

University of North Georgia

Member

Pi Gamma Mu

University of North Georgia

Recognition

Named, Honors Recognition for Excellence in Litigation

Georgia State University College of Law

Recipient, CALI Excellence Award in Corporations and Alternative Dispute Resolution - Georgia State University College of Law

News, Analysis & Press

Defending Against a Charge of Obscenity in the Internet Age: How Google Searches Can Illuminate Miller’s “Contemporary Community Standards"

Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 26: Iss. 3

2010

Education

  • J.D., Georgia State University College of Law, 2010cum laude
  • B.S., University of North Georgia, 2000magna cum laude

Bar Admission

Georgia

Courts

  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia