Richard W. Feeley
Feeley Mediation & Business Law LLC President and Managing Member Rick Feeley is uniquely qualified to provide dispute resolution services and strategic legal solutions to the residential builder and remodeler. Rick is a twenty year attorney with experience both in private practice and as Sr. Counsel for The Home Depot’s Legal Department. Before joining The Home Depot in 1999, Rick spent nine years as a litigation attorney with Lamar Archer & Cofrin in Atlanta, Georgia where he represented business clients, both plaintiffs and defendants, in commercial, construction, real estate, personal injury and insurance coverage disputes. At The Home Depot, Rick established and managed the company’s Customer litigation team (both in-house and a nationwide network of outside counsel), developing a consistent, cost effective, Brand protective approach to Customer dispute resolution. As Lead Counsel for The Home Depot’s Home Services Division (the largest home remodeling company in the United States), Rick implemented consistent, user friendly Customer and Service Provider contracts and compliant business processes which included mandatory mediation and arbitration clauses in Home Depot’s standard Service Provider contracts. Rick acted as both an advocate and company representative in numerous mediation and arbitration proceedings. Rick also developed and implemented mediation skill processes and training for Home Depot’s Customer Care Associates and Home Services Field Managers, resulting in both improvement in Customer Service and a dramatic decrease in litigation volume and expense.
Rick is a Member of the Georgia Bar Association and a Registered Civil and Domestic Mediator and Arbitrator with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. He is also a Panel Mediator for the American Arbitration Association and an approved Neutral for many Metro Atlanta and Northern Georgia County Superior Court ADR programs. Rick is a seasoned commercial litigation attorney with first chair and in-house experience resolving complex commercial and construction related disputes through both litigation and alternative dispute resolution processes. He is also an experienced residential construction and remodeling lawyer who fully understands and appreciates the need for an integrated strategic approach to business and legal functions.
Lynda T. Feeley Feeley Mediation & Business Law Administrator and Member Lynda T. Feeley has over twenty years experience administrating the operations of both law and certified public accounting offices. Most recently the Administrator for Salmon Holbrook & Associates, a CPA firm, Lynda also served as the Administrator for the law firm of Lamar, Archer & Cofrin in Atlanta, Georgia.
Feeley Mediation & Business Law LLC stands ready to provide competent, cost effective and Brand protective dispute resolution and strategic legal solutions designed specifically for your residential construction and remodeling company. Feeley Mediation & Business Law LLC 2851 Garlington Place S.W Marietta, GA 30064