Recipient Best Brief Award in Legal Research and Writing. Associate, King & Spalding, 1987-1989. Assistant County Attorney, Gwinnett County, 1989-1995. Deputy County Attorney, Gwinnett County, 1995-1999. County Attorney, Director of Law Department, Gwinnett County, 1999-2011. Chief Counsel, City of Atlanta Law Department, 2011-2012. Deputy City Attorney, Infrastructure Practice Group, City of Atlanta, 2012-2016. Partner, Carothers & Mitchell, LLC, 2016 - Present. Leadership Gwinnett Class of 1999; Regional Leadership Institute 2004; Past President, County Attorneys Section, Association County Commissioners of Georgia (2009-2010); Past Chairman, Local Government Section, State Bar of Georgia (2009-2011).