Jerilyn E. Gardner
Jerilyn E. Gardner is licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia. Ms. Gardner graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.S. in Education in 2001. After graduating from college, Ms. Gardner worked in broadcast journalism at CNN/Sports Illustrated and CNN International for nearly five years before attending law school. Ms. Gardner obtained her J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 2009.
Prior to joining the Keegan Law Firm, Ms. Gardner clerked on both the Georgia Court of Appeals and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati, Ohio. Following her clerkship with the Sixth Circuit, Ms. Gardner returned to her hometown of Atlanta. Since returning to Atlanta in 2013, Ms. Gardner has focused her practice on representing clients in employment discrimination and wage and hour matters. Ms. Gardner has represented numerous clients in large FLSA and FCRA collective actions, as well as single-plaintiff FLSA claims.