G. Grant Greenwood


Grant Greenwood is a partner at James Bates Law Firm, and has been practicing law since 2003.   He is well-versed in the HIPAA/HITECH privacy, security and breach notification rules, GLBA, FERPA, and the 50 U.S. state consumer date protection notification laws.  He has represented various corporate clients in a variety of business and commercial litigation matters in trial court proceedings involving employment and contract disputes, post judgment collection matters, appellate reviews, mediations, and arbitrations.  He has represented employers from all industry sectors in investigations conducted by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and has successfully defended employers in several administrative hearings and appeals conducted by the Georgia State Board of Worker’s Compensation.  He also has experience handling complex contract negotiations and disputes, and has arbitrated cases before the American Arbitration Association.  Prior to working with James Bates, Mr. Greenwood was an associate with Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers in Atlanta defending employers in workers’ compensation cases.  He was also named to the Fulton County Daily Report’s distinguished attorneys On the Rise publication.  As a registered mediator and arbitrator, he brings a great deal of experience and perspective to assist parties in resolution of their cases.




Administrative Fee:

  • $150.00 per party

Hourly Rates:

  • $200.00 per hour per party for two parties
  • $150.00 per hour per party for three parties
  • $125.00 per hour per party for four or more parties
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Areas of Expertise

  • Employment Law
  • Healthcare
  • Data and Information Privacy and Security
  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Churches & Religious Organizations
  • Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Construction

Professional Organizations/Activities

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Macon Bar
  • William Augustus Bootle Inn of Court
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional/US
  • Chair James Bates Employment Data Privacy/Security Team
  • Piedmont Macon Medical Center, Chair, Board of Trustees
  • Piedmont Macon North Hospital, Chair, Board of Trustees
  • Ingleside Baptist Church