Terri Stewart Named to The University of Georgia’s 2019 40 Under 40 Class
ATLANTA (June 28, 2019) – Terri R. Stewart, a partner in the Atlanta office, was selected for inclusion in The University of Georgia‘s 2019 40 Under 40 class. Terri is recognized for her exemplary achievements in labor and employment law and her commitment to giving back to her local community. The University of Georgia’s annual 40 under 40 list honors those who have made an impact in their professional and philanthropic endeavors. Honorees must have attended UGA and uphold the Pillars of the Arch, which are wisdom, justice and moderation.
At Fisher Phillips, Terri represents management in all areas of labor and employment law on both state and federal levels. She focuses on the defense of employment-related lawsuits covering a wide range of issues. Terri also counsels employers on daily employment matters affecting the workforce, including agreements, discipline, policies and procedures. She regularly conducts training on topics such as anti-harassment, pay equity, and management skills.
A strong advocate for the advancement of women in the legal profession, Terri is a member of Fisher Phillips’ Women’s Initiative and Leadership Counsel, where she works with attorneys and staff across the country on recruiting, developing and retaining women attorneys and fostering female leadership both inside and outside the firm.
Outside of the office, Terri is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and serves on the board for the Atlanta chapter. Terri serves on the Georgia Special Olympics Honorary Board, is an Atlanta Falcon Cheerleaders Community Liaison, a UGA Law School Alumni Association member, a UGA Alumni Association member, LEAD Atlanta graduate, and a volunteer with Buckhead Christian Ministries, Homeless to Home and Moving in the Spirit.
The 2019 40 Under 40 Awards Luncheon will be held on September 13, 2019 in Athens, Georgia. The full list of honorees can be found on the University of Georgia’s Alumni Association website. Terri says, “Go Dawgs!”