Emma K. Schott
Emma Schott is an associate attorney with Mitchell - Handschuh Law Group. She represents clients in the freight and logistics industries in matters involving freight claims and business litigation, collections, corporate governance, and transactional matters. She also assists with drafting and reviewing freight logistics and motor carriage agreements, equipment lease agreements, and corporate shareholder and operating agreements.
Emma appreciates the complexities of the freight and logistics industry and is dedicated to ensuring that her client’s transportation and business transactions run smoothly. She assists with activities related to handling, arranging, and moving freight as part of the freight and logistics industry and in non-transportation business operations. Emma is committed to achieving the best possible outcome for her clients, whether their goals are accomplished through litigation, negotiation, or alternative dispute resolution.
Emma began developing her knowledge of transportation matters early in her career. She first learned the nuances of transportation claims while working as a law clerk with Mitchell - Handschuh while completing her undergraduate degree. She continued as a law clerk with Mitchell - Handschuh during law school. As a law student, Emma also served as a research assistant, sharpening her ability to efficiently solve novel problems while serving the university’s students and faculty. Emma graduated from Georgia State University’s College of Law with the highest honors and was inducted into the Order of the Coif in October 2022.
A native of Pennsylvania, Emma moved to Georgia as a child and now lives in Peachtree Corners. When she is not at the office, Emma enjoys watching movies and shows, reading, and spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys gaming, shopping, and playing with her cats, Corey and Clementine.