Originally from Atlanta, Lara has made St. Simons her home for the past 12 years. She is married to Mark Robinson and has a son, Justin, who currently lives and works in Atlanta. Lara graduated from the University of Georgia in 1983 and from Mercer Law School, with honors, in 1989. After many successful years practicing law, Lara has decided to pursue her passion for real estate.
Lara began her legal career at King & Spalding, spent several years as in-house senior counsel and Vice President at Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and served as a partner and practice group leader at Troutman Sanders LLP before moving to St. Simons and founding Robinson & Associates, LLC with her husband, Mark. Lara was listed as one of the 2004 Legal Elite by Georgia Trend Magazine and was awarded First and Second Place in Georgia-Pacific’s 2001 Chairman’s Circle of Excellence.
In addition to work, travel and spending time with family, Lara enjoys giving back to her community. While in Atlanta, Lara was involved with several charities and was named a Georgia 100 Mentor and a YWCA Woman of Achievement. Lara also currently serves on the Board of the Safe Harbor Children’s Center and is a former President and Member Emeritus of the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia.
Lara is a consummate professional who draws on her previous experience and training to deliver outstanding client service to both buyers and sellers. Lara’s mission is to provide clients with individualized attention and guidance to ensure that each client’s needs and expectations are met or exceeded in every real estate transaction.