Member Profile: Hon. Susan B. Forsling

Hon. Susan B. Forsling
Miles Mediation and Arbitration Center
Concourse Corporate Center
6 Concourse Parkway Suite 1950
Atlanta, GA 30328
Email: Click for email

Tel: (678) 320-9118
Fax: (404) 389-0831
Website: www.milesmediation.com

GA Chapter: www.GeorgiaMediators.org

ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Med-Arb; Mini-Trial Judge; Special Master

 

ONLINE SCHEDULING: Hon. Susan B. Forsling
Calendar Last Updated: 6 Dec 16

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Hon. Susan B. Forsling has substantive case experience in the following areas...

Automotive
Business Dissolution
Civil Rights
Class Actions
Commercial/Business
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
Elder Abuse
Family Businesses
Franchise
Insurance
Land Use/Planning
Legal Malpractice
Libel & Slander
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Devices
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Homes
Partnerships
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Professional Malpractice
Professional Negligence
Property Damage
Sexual Harassment
Torts
Wrongful Death

 

BIOGRAPHICAL:

Hon. Susan B. Forsling served as Judge of the State Court of Fulton County from 1997 until she stepped down on July 1, 2013. She was appointed a senior judge by Governor Deal on July 8, 2013. Judge Forsling joined BAY as a mediator and arbitrator in July of that year. As a judge, she presided over general and complex civil and misdemeanor criminal cases and also presided over the Fulton County DUI Court Program. During this time, Judge Forsling also served as a pro hac Judge of the Fulton County Superior Court.

From 1992 until her judicial appointment in 1997, Judge Forsling was the Fulton County Attorney, serving as chief legal officer for the government. She was formerly a partner in the law firm of Young & Murphy and was a Special Assistant Attorney General. Judge Forsling has served as an adjunct professor of pre-trial litigation at Emory University, a faculty member of Atlanta College of Trial Advocacy, and a faculty member of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. She has also served as a Master of the Bleckley Inn of Court and is a member of the Lawyers Foundation of Georgia. She speaks locally and nationally on topics relating to the trial, mediation and arbitration of complex civil cases.

EDUCATION:

  • Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution, Registered Neutral
  • In-depth Training Courses on Mediation & Arbitration
  • University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1980
  • Kenyon College, B.A. cum laude, with distinction, 1977

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Georgia Supreme Court Commission on Public Trust and Confidence in the Judiciary
  • Panel to Recommend Candidates for United States Magistrate to Judges of United States District Court (member on two separate panels)
  • Council of State Court Judges (Legislative Committee, Accountability Courts Committee)
  • National Association of Drug Court Professionals (2007—2013)
  • State Bar of Georgia (Committee on Professionalism; Minority Counsel Program; High School Mock Trial Committee; Local Government Law Section (Chairperson, 1994-1995))
  • Atlanta Bar Association (Former Board Member, Judicial Section)
  • Bleckley Inn of Court (Former Master)
  • Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
  • Gate City Bar Association
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta (1985 – 1995)

Rates

Please call or check BAY ADR website

 

Hon. Susan B. Forsling is a member of our GA chapter, Georgia Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators, the state's premier roster of certified attorney-mediators. The NCASCM profile includes more specific local information, such as counties and regions served, and can be visited directly at www.georgiamediators.org/susan-forsling

 

 
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