News and Events

Our attorneys not only work for our clients but also share their knowledge with the public and the legal community, speaking and publishing on various legal issues.


Lisa A. Crawford is part of a team of professional women awarded the 2016 Community/Economic Improvement award by the Atlanta Chapter of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) for her work on relocating the national headquarters of Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC to the greater Atlanta metropolitan area.
Posted: June 2016

Lisa and Dorough & Dorough, LLC represented Ashton Atlanta Residential, LLC in connection with the negotiation of the purchase and sale agreement with the underlying land seller and the subsequent negotiation of the purchase and sale agreement, reciprocal easement and development agreement negotiations and the acquisition and closing of the transaction with Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. She has extensive experience in assisting clients with due diligence, corrective action plans, and acquisition and development of commercial and mixed use real estate projects in the greater metropolitan Atlanta area.

Erin Murray O’Connell was named committee chair of the Education Seminar Committee dedicated to planning an all-day education seminar for property managers.
Posted: May 2016

Kathy Dorough spoke at the CAI Educational Seminar on January 14, 2016 on the “Basics of Covenant Enforcement”

Michael Leavey spoke at the ICLE Real Property Foreclosure Seminar
Posted: November 6, 2015

Foreclosing on a PUD? – You might not want to throw the baby out with the bathwater, Michael E. Leavey, Esq. – Dorough & Dorough, LLC

Michael Leavey was named committee chair of the Magazine Committee, which publishes a quarterly magazine entitled “Georgia Commons” for the Georgia Chapter of Community Association Institute
Posted: October 2015

Dorough & Dorough celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness
Posted: October 2015

Breast Cancer Awareness Group Shot (1)

Dorough & Dorough, LLC sponsoring a hole at the CAI Golf Tournament on October 15, 2015
Posted: October 2015

Come say hello the Community Association Law Team

Kathy & David Dorough attended the “Building Preview” for the new Georgia State University College of Law
Posted: August 2015

David Dorough endowed a study room in the new GSU law school

Michael, Rachel and Lisa presented “Practice Pointers and Trouble Shooting: Mandatory Membership Associations” at a 2014 Real Estate CLE



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“Show Me the Money!

“Show Me the Money!

Or Why it Takes So Long to Obtain a Judgment in Georgia" Whether you are a member of a community association or serve on the board of directors, the one thing that really frustrates you is the neighbor who hasn't paid his/her assessments. Most of my clients wish that,...