Apr 4, 2017

Smith, Gambrell & Russell Welcomes New Attorneys to the Firm

Barry, Ezekiel, Krieger, Tzou

ATLANTA (April 4, 2017) – Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) is pleased to announce the addition of four new attorneys to the firm: Emma Barry, Edward Ezekiel, Drew Krieger, and Darlene Tzou.

Emma Barry is a law clerk in SGR’s Atlanta Tax Practice. Ms. Barry received her undergraduate degree in Political Science from Davidson College in 2013. She then earned her J.D. at Georgia State University’s College of Law in 2016. During law school, Ms. Barry was an active member of both the Student Trial Lawyers Association (Mock Trial) and Moot Court.

Edward Ezekiel is an associate in SGR’s Atlanta Environmental Practice. Mr. Ezekiel practices environmental law, assisting clients with litigation, regulatory compliance, permitting, and enforcement. Mr. Ezekiel earned his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, in environmental policy at McDaniel College. He received his J.D. from Emory University School of Law, where he graduated with honors. While at Emory, Mr. Ezekiel was a student attorney in Emory’s Turner Environmental Law Clinic and interned at the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

Drew Krieger is an associate in SGR’s Jacksonville Litigation Practice. Mr. Krieger currently practices in the areas of commercial litigation involving insurance matters and class actions. In 2006 and 2010, Mr. Krieger received his B.S. and his MBA from Florida State University. He earned his J.D., cum laude, from Florida Coastal School of Law where he served as a staff editor on Florida Coastal Law Review.

Darlene Tzou is an associate in SGR’s Washington, DC Intellectual Property Practice. Ms. Tzou assists clients in protecting their intellectual property, particularly in trademark enforcement, trademark litigation, and patent litigation matters. Ms. Tzou received her B.S. from Carnegie Mellon University and then her M.S. from the University of Pittsburgh, while also working full-time at Westinghouse Electric Company. She then received her J.D. from American University Washington College of Law, where she was an Articles Editor to the American University Law Review.

About Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

SGR is a full service, international law firm that advises regional, national and global businesses on a wide range of legal matters. The firm’s more than 200 attorneys provide legal counsel in more than 45 specialized practice areas, including corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, aviation, banking, construction and employment law. Founded in 1893, SGR has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Jacksonville, London, Munich, New York, Southampton, and Washington, D.C.