Lynn Olmert’s practice focuses on workers’ compensation defense in the firm’s Atlanta office. She has extensive trial experience in general liability cases on behalf of insurance companies and their commercial insureds in both Georgia and Maryland. Lynn has significant first-chair jury trial experience and has tried numerous workers’ compensation cases. She frequently presents on workers’ compensation issues to employers, insurers and colleagues at the State Bar of Georgia. Lynn was selected to the Governor’s short list of nominees for the position of Administrative Law Judge for the Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation. Prior to joining MGC, Lynn practiced law in both Atlanta and the Baltimore-Washington area. She currently serves on the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion committee.

Outside of the office, Lynn can be found crossing the finish line at a marathon or triathlon, as well as raising money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society through Team-in-Training. She is also an active member of Mount Paran Church.

Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation


  • University of Maryland (JD)
  • University of Virginia (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association (Workers' Compensation Section - Past Chair)
  • College of Workers' Compensation Laywers (Fellow)
  • State Bar of Georgia (Workers' Compensation Section - Past Chair)
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute (Diversity Liaison to the Workers' Compensation Section)
  • Gate City Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • The National Black Lawyers - Top 100
  • Fellows of the American Bar Foundation

Bar Admissions

  • 1994 Georgia
  • 1989 Maryland


  • The National Black Lawyers - Top 100

Community Involvement

  • Elite Women of Excellence Mentoring Program (Board of Directors, Vice Chair)
  • Mount Paran Church
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team-in-Training