Mr. Shapiro joined the Firm upon graduating from Emory University Law School in May 1987. After five years with the Firm and two years at another firm, Mr. Shapiro opened his own law practice. After a little over two years as a solo practitioner, Mr. Shapiro re-joined the Firm as a shareholder. Mr. Shapiro practices in the area of commercial litigation, with an emphasis on construction law. He is a certified mediator and arbitrator and enjoys serving in those roles.