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Samuel Eugene Thomas

Samuel Eugene Thomas

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Adoption

About Me

A life-long resident of Athens, Georgia, Samuel E. Thomas is a 2010 graduate of the University of Georgia with a B.A. in Political Science. He is also a 2012 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law in Tuscaloosa. He was admitted into the practice of law in June of 2013. Samuel E. Thomas is a fourth generation small business owner in the Athens, Georgia area. He is admitted to all State and Superior Courts throughout the state of Georgia, the Court of Appeals of Georgia, and Supreme Court of Georgia.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2013

  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Adoption: 10%



Hourly ($100-185/hour), Contingent (25-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

35 total 

  • Jill L Rogers

    Very determined and dedicated attorney. I endorse this lawyer


    Jill Rogers Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Susan Janette McCoy

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Susan McCoy Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas

244 East Washington Street
Athens, GA, 30601-4507


GAActive Member in Good Standing 201307/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Salomon AwardSarah and Michael Salomon2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateTimmons, Warnes & Mercer, LLP2014 - Present
OwnerThe Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas, L.L.C.2013 - Present
Law ClerkLaw Office of Dennis Helmreich2012 - 2013

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Georgia State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2013 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Phi Alpha DeltaMember2010 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Recent Child Custody Case I argued (Nov 2013)Maintained primary phsyical custody for my client

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Publication NameTitleDate
Athens Banner HeraldAttorney Becomes Fourth-Generation Athens Business Owner2013

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of AlabamaLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
University of Georgia, AthensPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2010

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law MeetingFamily Law2014
Local political organizationGovernor's campaign2010