Anam Justus

Associate

Anam Justus is an Associate Attorney with Bendin Sumrall & Ladner, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia. She received her law degree from Emory University School of Law, graduating with honors. Anam was a member of the Emory Moot Court Society, where she served as a member and coach on the Phillip C. Jessup International Law Regional Competition, winning the award for First Place Brief. She also served as a Teaching Assistant for the Advanced Legal Writing Course and was an Executive Board Member of the Emory Public Interest Committee.

Anam received undergraduate degrees in Legal Studies and History from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where she graduated with high honors. Anam was a member of the Alpha Chi Honor Society and received Honorable Mention for her foreign policy research as part of the 2011 annual Undergraduate Student Symposium.

Anam was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and moved to Atlanta in 2011. She enjoys traveling, reading, and learning new languages.

Practice Groups

Professional Negligence / Medical Malpractice

Anam represents hospitals, physicians, nurses, and other allied health care professionals in medical malpractice lawsuits, as well as in pre-litigation risk management and quality improvement processes.

She also represents non-defendant healthcare professionals in their capacity as treating providers during deposition and trial in personal injury and malpractice litigation.

General Liability/Healthcare Law

Anam represents commercial property owners and hospitals in general liability matters, including trip-and-fall and slip-and-fall litigation.

She also represents healthcare systems in response to interstate and intrastate subpoena compliance, and HIPAA compliance with third-party requests for production, as well as hearing and trial appearances.

Education

  • Juris Doctor, Emory University School of Law (2014)
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science, Nova Southeastern University (2011)

Admitted

  • Georgia (2014)
  • Court of Appeals of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Northern District of Georgia

Memberships

  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association (Participant, Georgia Defense Lawyers Association Trial and Mediation Academy, 2016)
  • Defense Lawyers Institute
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia

Publications

Co-Author, “Update on Georgia Law,” Annual Medical Malpractice Liability seminar, Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (2018)

Author, “30(B)(6) Representatives: Expert Testimony Hidden in Plain Sight,” Georgia Society for Healthcare Risk Management Gazette (2017)

Languages

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Spanish (conversational)