Assistant General Manager, Legal Services
Ms. O’Neill has been with MARTA since 1995. She began her career at MARTA as a Senior Associate Counsel and has held the position of Chief of Litigation since 1999. She has been AGM of Legal Services since October 2006.
As AGM and Chief Counsel, Ms. O’Neill is responsible for providing legal advice and support as needed to the Authority’s Board of Directors and staff units with the support of General Counsel and other outside counsel. She provides representation of the Authority in defense of personal injury claims, workers compensation, collection of subrogation claims, employment and labor issues, and similar matters arising out of the operation of the bus and rail systems. Ms. O’Neill is also charged with the management of the departments of Diversity and Equal Opportunity, Human Resources, Risk Management and Labor Relations.
Ms. O’Neill is a graduate of St. John’s University School of Law. She is member of the State Bars of New York, North Carolina and Georgia and is also admitted to practice in Federal Court.