Role: Legal Set-up and Contracts
Linda A. Klein is managing shareholder at Baker Donelson’s Georgia offices and a member of the Firm’s Board of Directors. Her practice includes most types of business dispute resolution, including contract law, construction law, fidelity and surety law, employment law and professional liability. In 1998, Georgia Trend Magazine named her one of the 100 most powerful and influential Georgians. Atlanta Magazine has named her a Georgia Super Lawyer and one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Georgia annually since 2004. In 2004 the American Bar Association honored Ms. Klein with the prestigious Margaret Brent Achievement Award. In 2009 Ms. Klein was honored with the Randolph Thrower Award for Lifetime Achievement and was named to the YWCA Academy of Women Achievers. Ms. Klein is also listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, Who’s Who in America and Chambers USA.
Favorite leadership quote:
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try. Beverly Sills
If you could be any woman in history you would be:
My great-great grandmother who went to college at a time when women didn’t normally have that privilege and were ostracized for it.
A fun fact that not many people know about me:
Wrote comedy for college radio show
Why you’re part of the TEDx Centennial Park Women team:
Involved because the solution to all problems begins with a reasoned dialogue