Claudia Noelle Whitmire
Noelle Whitmire's practice focuses on advising clients concerning qualified retirement plans and health and welfare benefit plans. She assists clients in complying with applicable laws, including ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code, COBRA, HIPAA, and the Affordable Care Act. Noelle is well versed in drafting plan documents and employee disclosures to be reader friendly as well as legally compliant. She is also adept at preparing favorable determination letter filings and correction program applications with the Department of Labor and the Internal Revenue Service. Her experience includes providing employee benefits guidance in the context of mergers and acquisitions.Noelle is a member of the Employee Benefits Section of the State Bar of Georgia. In the community, she is a member of the Junior League of Atlanta, the Alliance Francaise d'Atlanta, and the Law Alumni Council of Georgia State University College of Law.