Tom received a Business Administration degree from Marquette University. He attended Wake Forest University School of Law where he was elected to the National Moot Court Team and received the Order of Barristers Award upon graduation in 1986.
To date, Tom has been lead counsel in over 100 jury trials in both Federal and State Court defending injury and death claims resulting from product, premises, construction, vehicle, and trucking accidents. Tom also litigates insurance coverage and bad faith claims and has been retained as an expert in bad faith litigation as well.
Tom is frequent CLE speaker. He has also been an instructor with the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. He is currently a member of the Atlanta and American Bar Associations, Atlanta Claims Association, Georgia Defense Lawyers' Association, Defense Research Institute, and Association of Transportation Law, Logistics and Policy.
Tom is an AV rated attorney.
- Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston Salem, North Carolina
- J.D. - 1986
- Marquette University
- B.S. - 1983
- American Bar Association
- State Bar of Georgia
- Atlanta Bar Association
- Atlanta Claims Association
- The Defense Research Institute
- Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
- Association of Transportation Law, Logistics & Policy
Current Employment Position
*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings fall into two categories — legal ability and general practice standards.
- Trucking and Transportation
- Products Liability
- Premises Liability
- Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
- Georgia, 1986