225 Peachtree St, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eugenia W. Iredale
EUGENIA (“GENIE”) WOOTEN IREDALE practices complex litigation and has been involved in a wide range of cases involving business and commercial litigation, insurance coverage, employment law, and shareholder disputes.
Ms. Iredale advises and represents clients involved in commercial and business disputes arising from contractual disputes, fraud, and various other employment and insurance issues. She represents policyholders in disputes with their insurance carriers regarding a variety of insurance policies including commercial general liability policies. Ms. Iredale also counsels and represents clients in employment disputes with an emphasis on the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), restrictive covenants, and the theft of electronic data under the Georgia Computer Systems Protection Act and the Georgia Trade Secrets Act.
Ms. Iredale has represented clients in Georgia State and Superior Courts, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Ms. Iredale is involved in many bar and community activities. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Atlanta Bar Association, the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers, and the Lamar Inn of Court at Emory University. Ms. Iredale currently serves on the Atlanta Bar Association Board of Directors and the Clemson University Department of Biological Sciences Alumni Advisory Board.
During 2008-2009, Ms. Iredale was selected to the State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division Leadership Academy. She has also been selected as a “Georgia Rising Star” by Georgia Super Lawyers in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 (no individuals were selected for inclusion in 2008 Georgia Rising Stars).
Ms. Iredale graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2004. While at the University of Georgia, Ms. Iredale served as an Editorial Board member and an Articles Editor on the Journal of Intellectual Property Law. She was also involved in student efforts to raise money for the local chapter of Habitat for Humanity.
Prior to law school, Ms. Iredale earned a Bachelor of Science degree, Summa Cum Laude, in Biological Sciences from Clemson University in 2001. Upon graduation, she was awarded the prestigious Faculty Scholarship Award for attaining the highest academic average in her graduating class and the Matt Locke Award for “outstanding leadership with regard to service and devotion to humankind and Clemson University.” While at Clemson, Ms. Iredale served in a number of roles including Student Senate President.
Ms. Iredale lives in Atlanta with her husband and two sons.