Becky Ferrell-Anton joined the firm as an attorney on January 19, 2009. Ms. Ferrell-Anton graduated from Emory University summa cum laude with a B.B.A. degree (concentration in accounting) in 1981. At Emory, she received the Business School's award for the highest GPA, the Georgia Society of CPAs Award, and numerous other academic awards and recognitions. She received a J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1984 magna cum laude. She served as an editor of the Georgetown Law Journal and published two works in Volume 72 of the Journal. She received book awards in the Bankruptcy and Property courses and the Sewell Key Award for the best work in the field of taxation in 1984. She is rated ''AV'' by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Before joining the firm, Ms. Ferrell-Anton worked as corporate counsel and in private practice. She has considerable experience in transactional legal work and in litigating complex commercial disputes.