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Thomas Powell Joins Nelson Mullins’
Education Team in Atlanta

ATLANTA (Sept. 6, 2016)–Thomas D. Powell has joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP as an associate in the Atlanta office where he will focus his practice on the transactional needs of the Firm’s education clients.

Mr. Powell served as a law clerk for the Honorable Karen K. Specie of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Florida and previously served as a legal intern at the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Trustee Program. He also has served a legal externship at the Federal Trade Commission. Prior to law school, Mr. Powell worked as research coordinator at EnVeritas Group Inc., an international content marketing agency. 

Mr. Powell earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics-Economics, magna cum laude, from Furman University and a Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law.

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