Mark D. Oldenburg
Mark D. Oldenburg's law practice focuses on business
litigation and providing general business advice to a variety of
clients. He assists individuals in the formation and
incorporation of new businesses and he works with a variety of
small businesses in the drafting of various documents, including
purchase and sale agreements, real estate documents, and
employment related agreements. His litigation work includes
representation of individuals and businesses, including self-insureds,
in business disputes, personal injury litigation, contract
disputes, and employment and construction litigation.
Mr. Oldenburg has been involved in trials and appeals in federal
and state courts, including superior, state, probate and
municipal courts in numerous counties in Georgia. He is
admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for
the Eleventh Circuit, the United States District Court for the
Northern District of Georgia, the United States District Court
for the Middle District of Georgia, and all state courts in
Georgia. In addition, having completed the required training,
Mr. Oldenburg is registered as an arbitrator with the Supreme
Court of Georgia. Mr. Oldenburg has an AV rating from the
Martindale-Hubble Law Directory which indicates his legal
ability is “from Very High to Preeminent” and his ethical
standards rating is “Very High.”
In 1994, Mr. Oldenburg was appointed a Special Assistant
Attorney General by the Attorney General of the State of Georgia
and in that capacity represented the State of Georgia Department
of Administrative Services. In the course of representing the
Department of Administrative Services he assisted in developing
the program to prosecute that department's workers' compensation
subrogation claims and was involved in over one thousand such
matters. Mr. Oldenburg has also received separate appointments
as a Special Assistant Attorney General to assist the Georgia
Department of Community Health, Division of Medical Assistance
with its administrative hearings and subrogation claims and he
has been doing so since 1995. Additionally, Mr. Oldenburg has
been appointed as a Special Assistant Attorney General to assist
the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental
Protection Division with some of its collection actions. Mr.
Oldenburg served as the attorney for the Peachtree City
Development Authority from 1997 through 2004 and has served as
the attorney for the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority
from 1999 to the present.
Mr. Oldenburg grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina and attended
Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina, where he received
an A.B. in 1983. In 1986, he received a J.D. from Wake Forest
University School of Law in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
While at Wake Forest he was elected to the Moot Court Board and
was a member of the three-person National Moot Court Team. He
was also selected a National Member of the Order of Barristers
for exhibiting excellence and attaining high honor through the
art of courtroom advocacy. He practiced with the firm of
Greene, Buckley, DeRieux & Jones in Atlanta, Georgia from 1986
through 1989 where his practice focused primarily on trial work
involving tort and insurance litigation. He worked with the
firm of Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin in its
Atlanta office from 1989 through 1995 and developed a business
litigation practice while continuing his representation of self-insureds.
From 1995 through February, 1997, he practiced with the firm of
Webb & Lindsey in Peachtree City, Georgia. He started his own
law firm on March 1, 1997.
Mr. Oldenburg is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the
Atlanta Bar Association, the Fayette County Bar Association and
the Atlanta Claims Association. He has volunteered time with
the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer's
Foundation. Mr. Oldenburg and his family have lived in Peachtree
City for over twelve years. He has enjoyed coaching his sons in
basketball, soccer and baseball.
Gary V. Stiner, Jr.
Mr. Stiner is a native of Tennessee and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1997. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2000. Prior to joining The Oldenburg Law Firm in 2004, Mr. Stiner clerked for the Honorable W. Fletcher Sams in Fayette County State Court. Mr. Stiner also clerked for the Honorable Henry M. Newkirk in Fulton County State Court while attending law school.
Before entering law school, Mr. Stiner gained valuable business experience working in the insurance industry and as a location manager for a national retail chain. Mr. Stiner’s management experience and his background in public service with the state courts has afforded him a unique perspective on the needs and goals of the Firm’s business clients. Mr. Stiner’s practice focuses on construction law, contract law, real property law, personal injury litigation, landlord/tenant disputes, and litigation involving the Georgia Department of Community Health.
Mr. Stiner is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and before all Georgia State Courts, including the Supreme Court. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Georgia Bar Association, and the Fayette County Bar Association.
Heather M. Loridas
Ms. Loridas began her legal career in
Ohio where she graduated from the University of Dayton with
a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1998. She obtained her
Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton School of Law in
2001 where she was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society
competing in the Corporate Law competition in Wilmington,
Delaware. While in law school, Ms. Loridas clerked for the
Honorable David Gowdown in the Montgomery County Common
After graduating from law school, Ms.
Loridas joined a large civil litigation firm in Dayton, Ohio
where she focused her practice on medical malpractice
defense, business litigation and general tort litigation
from 2001-2007. In 2006 and 2007, Ms. Loridas was named an
Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Star by Law & Politics magazine
and in 2006 was awarded the honor of Who’s Who in the Law by
the Dayton Business Journal.
Ms. Loridas spent four years on the
Associate Board of the American Red Cross, serving as
President of the Associate Board in 2004 and receiving the
Associate Board Member of the Year award in 2006. She has
also raised money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
through Team in Training where she participated in two
marathons; and for the Susan G. Komen Foundation where she
completed the sixty-mile walk for breast cancer research in
2003 and 2006.
In 2007, Ms. Loridas and her family
moved to Georgia. She joined the firm of Flint & Adler where
her practice focused on medical malpractice defense, civil
rights defense and business litigation. In September 2008,
Ms. Loridas joined The Oldenburg Law Firm where she is
focusing her practice on general civil litigation matters.
Ms. Loridas is admitted to practice
law in the United States District Court for the Northern
District of Georgia, the United States District Court for
the Middle District of Georgia and all state courts in
Georgia. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the
Fayette County Bar Association and the American Bar