Kevin A. Maxim, Director

Kevin A. Maxim is the principal of The Maxim Law Firm P.C. in Atlanta. He litigated in national law firms for 14 years before forming The Maxim Law Firm more than 10 years ago. The firm’s litigation practice focuses on issues arising from contracts, real estate, the internet, fraud, insurance, and a gamut of business disputes, including those arising from restrictive covenants and trade secrets. Kevin has been a member of the FBA since June 2005. He served on the FBA’s Board of Directors between 2013 to 2016 and as General Counsel during 2017¬–2018. He has chaired the Constitution, Bylaws, Rules, and Resolutions and the Hon. Sarah T. Hughes Award Committees and has served on the FBA Task Force on Nominations and Elections, on the National Convention Committee, as an Audit Committee member, and on the Budget & Finance Committee. He assisted in forming the FBA’s Southern District of Georgia Chapter, and is a Life Fellow of the FBA Foundation.

Kevin is proud of his Atlanta Chapter roots. The chapter hosted the FBA’s Annual Meeting & Convention in 2007 and 2017, and he was honored to chair the 2017 Atlanta Convention Planning Committee and to serve alongside so many dedicated and resourceful Atlanta FBA leaders. Kevin served as the Atlanta Chapter president in 2009–2010 and has continued to participate as a member of the chapter’s advisory committee ever since.

Kevin served on the Board of Trustees of Atlanta’s Fernbank Museum of Natural History from 2008 to 2016 and continues as an honorary trustee there. Kevin has served on the Atlanta Bar Association’s Judicial Selection & Tenure Committee since 2016, and since 2012 as a volunteer practitioner participant in the semiannual Orientation to Professionalism Programs at the Emory University’s School of Law. Since 2009, he has also served on the University of Cincinnati College of Engineering Dean’s Advisory Council. In 2017, he began representing military veterans through the Georgia State Bar’s Military and Veterans Legal Assistance Program.

Kevin graduated with a degree in chemical engineering, summa cum laude, from the University of Cincinnati in 1991 and from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1994. He has been honored to be designated a Georgia Super Lawyer since 2010 and as one of the Top 100 Georgia Super Lawyers since 2012.