Anjel F. Burgess

Anjel F. Burgess

Managing Attorney
Location:
Marietta, Georgia
Phone:
770-422-8111
Fax:
770-422-0013
Email:

For more than twelve years, attorney Anjel Burgess has provided skilled representation to individuals and families inside and outside of the courtroom.  She represents clients in matters including Social Security disability claims, Veterans disability claims, and adult guardianship proceedings.    

Anjel has been recognized for excellence in the practice of law by numerous independent rating organizations such as Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers, Avvo, and Georgia Trend Magazine’s Legal Elite.  She is also a highly sought after speaker, having presented to members of national and regional organizations such as the Hypersomnia Foundation, National Alliance on Mental Illness, and Lupus Foundation of America. She also serves on the Board of Directors for PLAN of Georgia, an organization devoted to optimizing the quality of life for adults with mental illness and developmental disabilities.

But it is the work – and results – on behalf of clients that drives Anjel to be the best attorney she can be.

“Our clients come to us with incredibly important matters that affect their ability to obtain adequate medical treatment, pay necessary bills, and maintain the basic level of dignity that all persons deserve. It’s been very gratifying to represent clients from all walks of life who place their trust in our team to produce a positive result.”  - Anjel Burgess

Anjel earned her Juris Doctorate from the Georgia State University College of Law, Masters degree from the University of South Florida, and Bachelors degree from North Carolina State University.  She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives, National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates, Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys and the Cobb County Bar Association.

In her spare time, Anjel enjoys spending time with her family and cheering on her favorite sports teams. 

Areas of Practice

  • Social Security Disability
  • Guardianships
  • Veterans Benefits

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2008

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D.
  • University of South Florida
    • M.A.
    • Major: Gerontology
  • North Carolina State University
    • B.S.
    • Major: Zoology

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer Honoree, Georgia Super Lawyers, 2019-20
  • Legal Elite, Georgia Trend Magazine, 2016-19
  • Rising Star Honoree, Georgia Super Lawyers, 2016-18

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Georgia County Bar Association, Member
  • Cobb County Bar Association, Member
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives (NOSSCR), Member