Ms. Burnette’s practice includes advising clients on their diverse needs in the areas of commercial litigation, land use, and employment law. She represents clients in federal and state trial courts throughout Georgia.
Born and raised in the small southeastern town of McRae, Georgia, Ms. Burnette received both her B.A., magna cum laude, in Political Science and J.D. from the University of Georgia. While in law school, Ms. Burnette served as a Managing Editor of the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, competed on the mock trial team, and represented the United States government as a student prosecutor in several cases in the Northern District of Georgia.
“American Hypocrisy: How the U.S. System of Mass Incarceration and Police Brutality Fail to Comply with Its Obligations Under the International Convention of the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination”