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Ms. Schoolar is a partner with Lowe & Schoolar, and has been practicing law with our firm since 2007. Her practice focuses on real property, environmental law, employment law, business & commercial law, and personal injury. She has successfully represented individuals and businesses in all types of litigation and transactional work. She has represented clients before the United States Office of Administrative Law Judges, OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), the EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission), Georgia Court of Appeals, the Fulton County Business Court, and State and Federal courts throughout southeastern Georgia.

Ms. Schoolar is licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia, and is admitted to the Georgia State and Superior Courts, the Georgia Court of Appeals and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the American Bar Association, the Savannah Bar Association, the American Association for Justice and the Environmental Law Institute.

As an undergraduate student, Ms. Schoolar studied ancient Greek, Latin and Sanskrit at prestigious Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi, where she graduated on the President’s List in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Classical Studies. During her tenure at Millsaps, Ms. Schoolar served as a member of the editorial staff of The Promenade, a liberal arts publication, and she worked as a writing tutor at the Millsaps College Writing Center. She was the 2002 recipient of the Magnolia Coullet Award for academic excellence in classical studies, and an essay she authored was published as a finalist for the Frank and Rachel Anne Laney Award.

After two years working in the banking field, Ms. Schoolar began law school at the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville, Tennessee. Ms. Schoolar focused her law studies on a rigorous business and transactional law curriculum, earning a Concentration in Business Transactions administered by the College’s Clayton Center for Entrepreneurial Law. While attending law school, Ms. Schoolar served on the editorial staff of the Tennessee Journal of Law & Policy and practiced law as a student-attorney in the College’s Business Law Clinic. She also worked as a research assistant, editing portions of the third edition of George Bogert’s legal treatise, The Law on Trusts and Trustees, and she used her tax skills as a volunteer for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. Ms. Schoolar also developed keen interests in environmental law, international law and litigation. She spent a summer at the University of Oxford, St. Anne’s College, where she studied international law, and she was honored with two Academic Excellence Awards before earning her Juris Doctorate in 2007.

Outside her law practice Ms. Schoolar enjoys volunteering for a number of non-profit corporations.

Lowe & Schoolar, P.C. is located in downtown Savannah, Georgia, and serves clients throughout southeast Georgia, including Chatham County, Effingham County, Bryan County, Bulloch County, Liberty County, McIntosh County and Glynn County.


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