Powell, Goldstein, Frazer & Murphy LLP
has named twelve attorneys as partners, counsel and of counsel.
Named to the partnership were former associates Michael J. Delaney,
Charles A. Luband, and Eric P. Schroeder and former Counsel, Brad Alexander
Baldwin, Wendy L. Hagenau, and Donna Marie Rodney. Associates Ronni Solomon
Abramson, Joshua Berman, Matthew P. Holley, Kathryn B. Vargo and former Of
Counsel, Daniel C. Deckbar were named as Counsel, and former associate Leah J.
Knowlton has been named Of Counsel.
Ronni Solomon Abramson concentrates on litigation matters. She is a
graduate of the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law (J.D., 1994) and The State
University of New York at Binghamton.
Brad Alexander Baldwin, who focuses his practice on corporate
reorganizations and Chapter 11 bankruptcy and out-of-court workouts, graduated
from Oglethorpe University and University of Georgia Law School.
Joshua Berman practices in the area of estate planning, trusts and wills.
He is a 1993 graduate of Emory University and received his J.D. from the
University of Miami School of Law.
Daniel C. Deckbar joined the Firm in 2003 from Rollins/Orkin and
concentrates in the area of product liability litigation. He is a graduate of
Vanderbilt University and received his J.D. from the University of Memphis.
Michael J. Delaney’s principal areas of practice are in mergers and
acquisitions and corporate finance. He is a graduate of Franklin and Marshall
College and earned a M.B.A. from Georgia State University. His law degree is
from Ohio State University College of Law, where he graduated with Honors.
Wendy L. Hagenau concentrates in workout and insolvency litigation. She
is a graduate of the Duke University School of Law, where she earned her
J.D., and the University of Tennessee.
Matthew P. Holley practices in corporate finance, including private and
public offerings of securities. He earned his law degree from Indiana
University School of Law, a masters degree from the University of Southern
Mississippi and his undergraduate degree from Indiana University.
Leah J. Knowlton is an experienced litigation attorney focusing on toxic
tort and products liability disputes. She is an honors graduate of the
University of Chicago and earned her J.D. from Yale Law School.
Charles A. Luband focuses his practice in the area of health care law and
policy. He has an undergraduate degree from Brown University, an M.P.P. from
the Kennedy School of Government and earned his law degree from Harvard Law
Donna Marie Rodney concentrates her practice on structuring both low-
income housing tax credit and historic rehabilitation tax credit transactions.
She has an undergraduate degree from Howard University and earned her law
degree from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at
Eric P. Schroeder has a J.D. from Vanderbilt University and earned his
undergraduate degree from Duke University. Eric concentrates on First
Amendment, media and intellectual property litigation.
Kathryn B. Vargo represents management in all aspects of labor-management
relations, equal employment and other employment issues. She is a graduate of
Northwestern University and earned her law degree from Emory University School