Holly Hance

Phone: 770-814-8022
Fax: 770-814-8360


  • J.D., Oklahoma City University School of Law (2005)
  • B.S., Georgia Tech (2001)

Bar Admissions & Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia (2005)
  • Court of Appeals Georgia (2006)
  • Supreme Court of Georgia (2006)
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2008)
  • United State District Court for the Middle District of Georgia (2009)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2010)
  • United States Supreme Court (2012)

Firm Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Constitutional Law/Government Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Appellate Practice
  • Open Records Requests, Subpoenas, HIPAA Compliance
  • Physicians and Dentists
  • Counselors, Therapists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists
  • Corporate Practice/Business Counseling
  • Employment Law
  • General Civil Litigation

Reported Cases

  • Barnes v. Zaccari, 669 F.3d 1295 (11th Cir. 2012)
  • Barnes v. Zaccari, 757 F.Supp.2d 1313 (N.D. Ga. 2010)

Awards & Honors

  • J.D. graduate, top 11%, with honors (2005)
  • Georgia Tech graduate, with highest honors (2001)
  • Intern, United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma (2005)
  • CALI Award for Excellence in Administrative Law (2005)
  • Semi-finalist orator in ABA mock appellate competition (2004)

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer Ombudsman, Atlanta Long-Term Care Program (elderly advocacy) (2007-11)
  • Volunteer, Georgia High School Mock Trial Competition (2007-present)
  • Mentor, Georgia High School Quest Internship Program (2007-present)
  • Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Team, Young Professionals, hYPe (2007-present)
  • 2010 Leadership Academy Graduate, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division
  • Gwinnett County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section Chair (2006-present)
  • Gwinnett Delegate, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division (2007 - present)
  • Board of Directors, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division (2010-11)
  • Representative-at-Large, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division (2011-12)

Holly Hance grew up in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Hance is in her seventh year of law practice and has been an associate to David C. Will at ROYAL WILL Law Firms since 2008, in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Currently, Hance enjoys prioritizing meaningful client service in her multifaceted practice. In her spare time, she also enjoys spending time with family, team sports, and being outdoors.