Who Are We

Firm Biography

Founded by former “big firm” lawyers, S+U brings a combined thirty years of legal experience to bear for start-up and small to  mid-size companies.

S+U’s attorneys practice extensively in Georgia state and federal courts, and assist clients throughout other states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Texas, and New Mexico.

S+U’s attorneys have practiced in the areas of Corporate Law, Commercial/Business Litigation, Employment, Employee Benefits, Torts/Product Liability, Construction Law, Collections, Premise Liability, Products Liability and Personal Injury.

Firm Philosophy

S+U believes every company has a right to access quality, experienced, and dedicated legal counsel.

S+U’s clients have the special benefit of dedicated, zealous, and effective legal counsel who can understand and meet their business and legal needs without the lofty expense of maintaining and supporting an in-house legal department.

With S+U as Your Trusted 360° General Counsel®, companies can save on substantial and unpredictable physical costs, as well as exorbitant personnel costs.

S+U provides alternative fee structures and service combinations.

Firm Philanthropy

S+U is strongly committed to public service.

Annually, the firm pledges to contribute a percentage of its profits to a number of local and national charities.

S+U attorneys lend their resources, time, and talent to several organizations such as Children’s Burial Assistance, Inc., Homeless Pet Foundation, Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, the Avon 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, the American Diabetes Association, the Alzheimer’s Association, the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, and the American Heart Association, as well as other charitable causes having a profound impact on deleterious societal ills, conditions and forces that are of sincere interest to S+U’s attorneys.

Finally, each of S+U’s attorneys commits talent and time to a variety of mutually rewarding pro bono matters within the realm of their capabilities and expertise.


Find out more about STU’s legal team

Roxann Smithers | Litigation | Corporate | General Counsel Services
Nwa’ndo Ume-Nwagbo | Employment Law and Employee Benefits Law