Sharon J. Zinns

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C.
 | 4200 Northside Pkwy NW, Building One, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30327
Phone: 404-751-1162
Fax: 855-674-1818
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2005
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

Sharon Zinns is a Principal at the Beasley Allen Law Firm. She has dedicated her practice to helping clients affected by asbestos-related illnesses including mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis. Sharon is one of the Beasley Allen attorneys working out of the firm’s Atlanta office.

Before joining Beasley Allen, Sharon represented clients in a wide range of occupations across the country who developed mesothelioma or other cancers after being exposed to the toxic substance, asbestos. She has also represented individuals diagnosed with mesothelioma after household exposures to asbestos from the work clothes of their spouses or parents, or exposure to cosmetic talc products. And, she has handled wrongful death litigation on behalf of the surviving family members of people who have died from such diseases.

Awards and Ratings

Sharon is licensed to practice law in California, Florida, Georgia, New York, New Jersey, Washington D.C., the U.S. District Courts for the Central District of California, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Georgia.

Education

In 2005, Sharon received her law degree from Emory University School of Law where she was a Robert W. Woodruff Scholar, which is “the highest accolade an incoming student can receive.” She was also a member of the Emory International Law Review, Student Bar Association President and a law clerk for the American Cancer Society Office of Corporation Counsel. Prior to law school, Sharon attended Columbia University and Emory University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts with high honors in interdisciplinary studies. While earning her undergraduate degree, she interned for the American Civil Liberties Union and the DeKalb County Juvenile Court.

Professional Associations

As a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA), Sharon was selected for the organization’s LEAD (Leadership Education & Advanced Direction) program (2015-2016) and currently serves as Editor for the group’s magazine, Verdict. She is also a member of the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) and the Southern Trial Lawyers Association.

Publicity

Sharon has appeared on Atlanta Legal Experts Radio to discuss her work in asbestos litigation. She has also appeared on the LawCall television show as an expert on asbestos litigation.

 

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Products (100%): Products Liability

Focus Areas

Products Liability

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019

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About Sharon Zinns

Admitted: 2005, Georgia

Professional Webpage: https://www.beasleyallen.com/attorney/sharon-zinns/

Honors/Awards:

  • Emory University School of Law, Student Bar Association president
  • 2016 SuperLawyers Rising Star
  • Emory University School of Law, Robert W. Woodruff Scholar

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • New Jersey
  • United State District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United State District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Active member
  • California
  • New York
  • United State District Court for the Central District of California
  • United State District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association’s LEAD (“Leadership Education & Advanced Direction”) program, Member, 2015-2016
  • Georgia
  • Washington D.C.
  • United State District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United State District Court for the Southern District of Georgia
  • Georgia Association of Women Lawyers, GAWL Chair of Membership on the Board of Directors
  • Florida

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Atlanta March of the Living  

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Emory University School of Law, Emory International Law Review, Member

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Atlanta Legal Experts Radio
  • LawCall television show

Educational Background:

  • Emory University, Bachelor of Arts
  • Columbia University

Industry Groups

  • Asbestos Litigation
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Office Location for Sharon J. Zinns

4200 Northside Pkwy NW
Building One, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30327

Phone: 404-751-1162

Fax: 855-674-1818

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Last Updated: 6/10/2019

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