Gilroy Bailey Trumble unites with Nations & Robinson Founding Partners, Missy Robison and Erin Nations

September 1st, 2013

Gilroy Bailey Trumble LLC has announced the addition to their firm of Melissa “Missy” Robinson and Erin Nations, founding members of Nations & Robinson, LLC in Atlanta, Georgia. Robinson and Nations are commercial and residential transactional closing attorneys, bringing over a decade of combined real estate knowledge, skill and expertise to the Firm.

“The addition of Missy and Erin to Gilroy Bailey Trumble creates a wonderful synergy for the Firm”, Gilroy Bailey Trumble Managing Partner Monica K. Gilroy explained, “their talents and success with their own firm is outstanding and we look forward to having Missy and Erin with us.”

“Bringing our practice to Gilroy Bailey Trumble was a natural transition for us”, explained Robinson. Nations echoed that the two firms opened their doors at roughly the same time, experiencing the challenges of the real estate crisis, but finding unparalleled market success during that same time. “The success of Nations and Robinson will combine with the diverse practice areas of Gilroy Bailey Trumble to provide even more benefits to both firm’s clients”, stated Nations.
Gilroy Bailey Trumble LLC, a WBENC certified women’s business enterprise, opened its doors in 2007. Nations and Robinson, LLC followed shortly thereafter with its creation in 2008.

Robinson, an Atlanta area native, attended Kennesaw State University where she graduated Cum Laude earning her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Missy received her Juris Doctor from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University and holds membership in the State Bar of Georgia. Prior to joining Gilroy Bailey Trumble, Missy was the founding partner of the law firm Nations & Robinson, LLC, a successful residential and commercial real estate law firm in Georgia. Missy serves on the Executive Committee of the Real Property Section of the Georgia Bar where she serves as the Chair of the Pro Bono Committee and as a member of the Residential Closings subcommittee. She is a frequent speaker to industry professional and attorneys on topics ranging from short sales, notary laws and best practices for attorneys in title clearance issues. Missy also serves as a board member of North Cobb Christian School, serving as their Annual Fund Alumni Chair. Missy’s statewide commercial and residential closing practice is based out of the corporate office.

Nations is originally from Opelika, Alabama. She attended the University of Alabama where she graduated magna cum laude as a Marketing major, earning her Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Business Administration. After graduating from the University of Alabama, Erin received both her J.D. and M.B.A. from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Erin co-founded the Atlanta-based real estate transactions firm, Nations & Robinson, LLC. Erin specializes in all phases of residential and commercial real estate, representing buyers, sellers and mortgage lenders.

Missy Robins and Erin Nations can be reached at (678) 280-1922 or at email hidden; JavaScript is required and email hidden; JavaScript is required.