Jason Perkins and Travis Studdard have devoted their legal careers to helping injured workers with workers’ compensation claims. Every day, they witnessed the struggles that injured workers have in Georgia’s workers’ compensation system.
They wanted to help injured workers more. The formation of Perkins Studdard provided Jason and Travis with an opportunity to do just that. The Perkins Studdard workers’ compensation team specializes in helping Georgia’s injured workers learn their rights and receive the benefits they deserve.
Read below to find out more about Jason, Travis, Cliff, and the other members of our workers’ compensation team.
Tina Williams, Paralegal
Tina Williams works in the Worker’s Compensation Division as a paralegal. Tina resides in rural Alabama with her three quarter horses and her yellow lab, Sandy. She enjoys camping and horseback riding in the Talladega National Forest and water skiing on Lake Wedowee.
Rebekah Adair, Paralegal
Rebekah Adair works in the Veterans Disability Division of Perkins Studdard LLC as a Paralegal for Travis Studdard. Rebekah has a Master of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of West Georgia. In her free time, Rebekah likes to read, repurpose furniture, and go antique shopping.
Jaleah Cooke, Legal Assistant
Jaleah Cooke works in the Worker’s Compensation Division of Perkins Studdard LLC as a legal assistant. She is currently working on her B.A. at the University of West Georgia. Jaleah plans to attend law school upon graduation. She also enjoys reading and listening to music in her free time.
Katy Futrelle, Legal Assistant
Katy Futrelle works at Perkins Studdard LLC as a Legal Assistant. She came to Georgia more than 20 years ago after having lived and worked in several different countries across the world. Katy lives on a small farm with her husband Jimmy and their wonderful rescue animals. In her free time, she enjoys riding horses, gardening, reading, and acting on stage and for the camera.
Layla Reeves, Legal Assistant
Layla Reeves works in the Veterans Disability Division of Perkins Studdard LLC as a legal assistant for Travis Studdard. Layla has a Bachelor of Arts in History with a concentration in American History from the University of West Georgia. Layla loves spending her free time with her husband and young son and her hobbies include baking, playing piano, and reading.
Raleigh Conerly, Legal Assistant
Raleigh Conerly works in the Worker’s Compensation Division of Perkins Studdard LLC as a legal assistant. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2017 with B.A.s in International Affairs and Political Science. In her free time, Raleigh loves to travel and cheer on the Dawgs!
Meredith Thompson, Associate
Meredith received her undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Georgia. She also received her law degree from the University of Georgia in 2017, where she was a Law School Association and Margaret S. Bode Scholar.
Throughout her time in law school, Meredith acquired an array of experience. She interned with the Georgia Supreme Court, Capital Assistance Program, Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, Meredith Corporation, and the Coca-Cola Company. She was also treasurer of the Georgia Intellectual Property Association and served on the Faculty Recruitment Committee.
Meredith lives in East Atlanta with her husband and two dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys reading fiction, cooking, and hiking.