Patricia B. Ball

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Areas of Practice

Family Law
General Civil Litigation
Employment Law

Contact

Telephone: (770) 720-6252
Fax: (770) 720-6282
Email: pattiball@ballfamilylaw.com

Support Staff

Jennifer Bartlett, Paralegal
Direct Dial: (770) 720-6252 x305
Email: jbartlett@ballfamilylaw.com

Michelle Blanton, Paralegal
Direct Dial: (770) 720-6252 x302
Email: mblanton@ballfamilylaw.com

Biography

Patricia Bennett Ball was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. She received her undergraduate degree from Indiana University in 1987 where she graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Sociology. After relocating to Atlanta, Georgia, she attended Georgia State University College of Law. She received her J.D. and was admitted to the Georgia bar in 1991. While in law school, Ms. Ball was a member of the Georgia State University Law Review and she served as the Executive Student Writing Editor in her third year. In 1990, Ms. Ball’s first journal article, Compulsory Acceptance of Court Appointments: Mallard v. United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, 7 Ga. St. U. L. Rev. was published. In 1994 she co-authored a second article, Corporate Guilt Through Collective Knowledge, 29 New Eng. L. Rev. 65.
After graduating from law school, Ms. Ball commenced a solo litigation practice in Norcross, Georgia where she focused primarily on federal and state employment law and appellate practice. In 1996 she joined William G. Hasty, Jr., P.C. in Canton, Georgia and in 2000 she became a partner in the law firm of Hasty, Pope & Ball. Ball Family Law was formed in June of 2007 in historic downtown Canton, Georgia.

Organizations

State Bar of Georgia
Blue Ridge Bar Association
Family Law Section Member – Georgia Bar

Education

Indiana University, B.A., Sociology, 1987
Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., 1991

Admissions

Ms. Ball is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Federal Claims, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, the US District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Georgia, the Georgia Supreme Court, the Georgia Court of Appeals, and all Georgia trial courts.