Michael and Martha Cain of Clermont-Ferrand, France announce the engagement of their daughter, Julia Ellen Cain of Atlanta, to Michael David Sayegh of Atlanta, son of Judith Sayegh of Brooklyn, N.Y., Paul S. Sayegh and Trudy Sayegh, both of Staten Island, N.Y.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of R.S. Meroney and Barbara Meroney of Thibodaux, La., the late James W. Cain and the late Elaine Cain. She is a graduate of American School in Tokyo, Japan and received a bachelor's degree in nursing from Emory University in 2004. She is a nurse at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta.

The future groom is the grandson of the late Stanley Zadrozny, the late Mary Zadrozny, the late George Sayegh and the late Mary Sayegh. He is a 1999 graduate of Xaverian High School in Brooklyn , N.Y., a 2003 graduate of Emory University, where he received a bachelor's degree in economics and a 2007 graduate of Mercer Law School. He is an attorney with Morris, Manning and Martin LLP in Atlanta.

The wedding is planned for Jan. 3 at the Ritz-Carlton Lodge in Greensboro.