Kristen M. Pitts, Esq.

Kristen has been practicing law in Georgia since 2006. Kristen focuses her practice exclusively to personal injury cases, including car accidents, slip and falls, construction defects, premises liability claims, dog bites and other negligent acts. Kristen is a 2006 graduate of Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. In May of 2005, Kristen was recognized as an Outstanding Female Student by Loyola University College of Law. While in law school, Kristen was the treasurer of the Black Law Students’ Association. She was also a member of the mock trial team and was a semi-finalist in the Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition. Kristen comes to the Law Offices of John Morrison from a background in the Atlanta Public Defender’s office and prior personal injury litigation-focused legal positions in the Atlanta area. Her extensive litigation experience, outstanding work ethic and courtroom presence make her a strong advocate. In 2016, Kristen was recognized by the National Black Lawyers as one of the “Top 40 under 40” black lawyers in the State of Georgia.

When Kristen is no practicing law, she spends her time volunteering in her community. Kristen is an active member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She has also served as a Teen Court Judge for Fulton County Juvenile Court, and she has also served as a judge for several mock trial and moot court competitions throughout the city. Kristen has also mentored at-risk youth and coached an award-winning middle school cheerleading squad. When she is not working or serving her community, Kristen also enjoys kickboxing and traveling the world.

Education:
B.A., Political Science with a double minor in English and Spanish, Xavier University of Louisiana, 2003
J.D., Loyola University of New Orleans College of Law, 2006

Memberships:
Georgia State Bar
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
National Black Lawyers Top 40 under 40

Admission Details:
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
All State and Superior Courts in Georgia