AGG Announces Largest Partner Class in Firm History

Atlanta, January 1, 2023 – Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is pleased to announce the promotion of 11 new partners effective January 1, 2023. Among the new partners, nine practice in the firm’s Atlanta office and two practice in Washington, D.C.

“We are grateful for the work these new partners have contributed to our firm and clients, and we are proud to welcome a group of such talented attorneys into partnership at AGG,” said Jonathan E. Eady, managing partner at AGG. “Beyond the impressive depth of this year’s large partner class, the breadth of experience these 11 attorneys bring highlights our commitment to developing excellent lawyers and a strong leadership pipeline across the range of legal areas that are crucial for our clients’ success.”

The newly elected partners at AGG include:


Joseph H. Brock – Real Estate

Marissa Coleman – Real Estate

Alexander B. Foster – Healthcare & Life Sciences

Joel N. Gossner – Corporate & Finance

Morgan E.M. Harrison – Litigation

Madison M. Pool – Healthcare & Life Sciences

Kara Gordon Silverman – Healthcare & Life Sciences

Mike C. Thaler – Corporate & Finance

Steven Thompson – Real Estate


Robert Durkin – Healthcare & Life Sciences

Matthew D. Zapadka – Litigation



Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is an Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Our client-service model is rooted in taking a “business sensibility” approach of fully understanding how our clients’ legal matters fit into their overall business objectives. Our transaction, litigation, regulatory, and privacy counselors serve clients in healthcare, real estate, retail, fintech/payment systems, global commerce/global mobility, life sciences, logistics and transportation, government investigations, and government contracts. With our rich experience and know-how, we don’t ask “if,” we figure out “how.” Visit us at