Tia J. Thornton
Tia J. Thornton, J.D., is an Associate Attorney with Ferenczy Benefits Law Center in Atlanta, Georgia, where she works on qualified retirement plans and related issues. Tia advises clients with respect to corrective procedures, prepares corrective filings for submission to the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Labor, and prepares service agreements for a variety of service providers.
Tia earned her B.A. from Hampton University in Virginia and went on to earn her J.D. from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School. During her studies, she developed an interest in employment law. Prior to joining Ferenczy Benefits Law Center, she worked as support staff for an employment law firm that focused primarily on employees’ rights under the Fair Labor Standards Act and federal equal opportunity laws.