Attorney Profiles

Mary Ellen Lighthiser



Mary Ellen represents clients in zoning and land use matters and a wide range of general litigation, including commercial and business litigation, insurance coverage disputes, medical malpractice defense, and constitutional torts.

Mary Ellen is licensed to practice in the State of Georgia, and is admitted to practice in the Georgia Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Georgia. Mary Ellen is also admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia.


Georgia State University College of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 2012
University of Georgia, B.A. cum laude, 2008

Affiliations & Memberships

Atlanta Bar Association
Georgia State University Law Review, Symposium Editor, 2011-2012