Crystal Stevens McElrath is a senior attorney at Swift Currie McGhee & Hiers, LLP. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Virginia. She went on to obtain a Master’s in Theological Studies and a Juris Doctor, both from Emory University. While in law school, Ms. McElrath clerked for the Honorable Stanley Birch, Jr., on the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the Honorable William Duffey on the District Court for the Northern District of Georgia. She also holds a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Duke University.
Ms. McElrath represents and counsels employers and insurers in workers’ compensation and employment law matters. Ms. McElrath frequently publishes papers and presents on the practical aspects of dealing with injured or disabled workers. In this role, she has found her vocational calling in providing for-profit and not-for-profit employers with the legal counsel they need to carry out their missions.