Anne Elizabeth Forkner

Director of Client Services – Marketing Counsel Atlanta

As Director of Client Services – Marketing Counsel, Anne oversees Client Services attorneys in developing and executing sophisticated legal marketing strategies. Projects she advances include tailored practice- and industry-group initiatives, business development strategies, content marketing (webinars, videos, written publications, infographics, etc.), and proposals geared toward specific client needs. Anne works closely with the firm’s Chief Client Services Officer, attorneys, and practice groups to craft programs with well-honed, substantive content on significant and emerging challenges for employers. Additionally, she often moderates firm webinars and participates in client education seminars.

Prior to joining the firm, Anne practiced as a litigator in federal and state courts. She served as a law clerk for the Honorable Jose E. Martinez in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida and for the Honorable E. Clayton Scofield, III, a magistrate judge in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. Anne was awarded a Graduate Research Fellowship at William and Mary Law School, and she published her scholarly research. Anne also has a background in journalism and is a published fiction writer.

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February 26, 2013 - Ogletree Deakins Employee Benefits Blog - "Lean Mean Civil Rights Machine: What to Expect from the EEOC through 2016"
Summer 2007 - Journal of the Copyright Society (Co-Author), Summer 2007 Edition, Vol. 54, No. 4 - "Pretty Woman Meets the Man Who Wears the Star: Fair Use After Campbell v. Acuff-Rose Music and American Geophysical Union v. Texaco"