Corporate Leadership


Joseph M. Freeman

Vice President, Employment

Joseph M. Freeman is Cox Enterprises vice president of employment. 

Freeman began his career with Cox as senior counsel for Cox Communications in August of 2000. Prior to his time at Cox, he was a partner with the Atlanta law firm Elarbee, Thompson and Trapnell, which specializes in labor and employment law. While there, Freeman served as primary outside counsel in employment matters for Cox Communications.

A 1976 graduate of the University of Georgia, Freeman received his J.D. from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1979. He is a member of the Georgia State Bar Association. In 2007 he was elected as a fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. He has also served in several capacities on the Association of Corporate Counsel-Georgia Chapter Board of Directors and currently serves as the organization’s president.