Hunter Hughes is widely recognized as being one of the leading employment attorneys in the United States. For the past 10 years The Best Lawyers in America has recognized him as being a Best Lawyer based upon feedback from his peers in their biannual surveys. This year they named Hughes the "2014 Atlanta Lawyer of the Year - Mediation" in addition to recognizing him in six additional categories. Earlier this year Human Resource Executive named Hughes to their list of 100 Most Powerful Employment Attorneys for 2013. Chambers USA recently ranked Hughes as Top Ranked for 2013. He was listed as one of the Top 10 Georgia Super Lawyers in Georgia in 2008 and 2009. Hughes is a fellow in The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, as well as a fellow in the American College of Civil Trial Mediators.
- J.D.University of Virginia School of Law
- B.A.University of Virginia