Hall, Arbery, Gilligan,
Roberts & Shanlever LLP
100 Commercial Court, Suite D
Savannah, GA 31406
University of the South, Sewanee (B.A.)
University of Georgia School of Law, (J.D.)
Georgia State and Superior Courts
Supreme Court of Georgia
Court of Appeals of Georgia
United States District Court, Southern District of Georgia
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
State Bar of Georgia (Current)
Savannah Bar Association (Current); Executive Board (1999 to 2002)
Younger Lawyers Section Executive Board (1995 to 2002)
Younger Lawyers Section Executive Board President (2000-2001)
Georgia Association of Women Lawyers (President, Savannah Chapter, 2001-2002)
Rape Crises Center of Savannah (1997-2000, Board President, 1999-2000)
Second Harvest Food Bank of Coastal Georgia (1995-1997)
Savannah Classical Academy, Vice Chair (2014 – 2015)
Maury Bowen is a partner in the firm practicing in the areas of employment, labor, corporate, transactional and business law. She graduated from University of the South, Sewanee and the University of Georgia School of Law. Maury has practiced law for over twenty years. She gained invaluable experience during her five-year stint as Assistant General Counsel for a major sugar company. In that position, she was responsible for employment matters relating to 2,000 employees in multiple states.
Maury’s practice has an emphasis on employment and labor law. She handles business and labor arbitrations and has defended all manner of employment-related disputes including charges filed with both the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). In addition, she has defended Department of Labor complaints, unemployment appeals, and investigated all manner of employment matters.
Maury also represents her corporate clients in a variety of lawsuits in State and Federal Court. She has successfully defended corporate clients in suits brought in Federal court based on harassment, discrimination and retaliation. She is frequently retained to perform internal investigations for corporate and institutional clients.
In her corporate and transactional practice, Maury provides general representation to small and large corporate clients by setting up corporate entities, drafting contracts, creating company policies and procedures, handling small and large asset sales and acquisitions, conducting due diligence, implementing plant closures and drafting severance agreements.
Over the years, Maury has provided training sessions to hundreds of supervisors and employees in a variety of organizations on the topics of harassment, discrimination and retaliation prevention. She has also been engaged to speak at numerous at seminars on a variety of employment-related topics.
Maury has been a member in good standing of the State Bar of Georgia for over twenty years.