Thomas Gore is focused on helping individuals through the difficult issues that arise in Bankruptcy. Mr. Gore is dedicated to putting his clients first. He believes that smaller is better when it comes to legal services. A smaller firm means fewer cases and more attention to each case. Mr. Gore will be the only attorney working on your case, so you can feel comfortable knowing you are receiving the personal attention you deserve.
Mr. Gore has been practicing bankruptcy and civil law in Savannah for over eight years. He received his B.B.A. degree in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia Terry College of Business. He received his J.D. from Mercer University School of Law, where he graduated with honors, cum laude. While at Mercer, Mr. Gore was a member of the Mercer Moot Court Board and the Mercer Law Review.
Mr. Gore is admitted to practice in all state courts of Georgia and South Carolina as well as the United States District Courts for the Southern District of Georgia and the District of South Carolina.
Mr. Gore is married to a local practicing attorney and has two young children. When not engaged with work, he enjoys camping, boating, kayaking, and attending Georgia football games with his family. Thomas is a frequent volunteer coach and judge for the Savannah Mock Trial Competition and is a past board member of the Savannah Young Lawyers Division of the Savannah Bar Association.
Mr. Gore was named a 2016 Rising Star in the area of Consumer Bankruptcy by Georgia Trend Magazine’s annual state-wide lawyer rating publication. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. The complete Rising Star list may be obtained at 2016 Rising Stars.
Mr. Gore was named a 2012 Legal Elite in the field of Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights by Georgia Trend Magazine. The complete Legal Elite list may be obtained at 2012 Legal Elite.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2007||01/18/2020|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Rising Star - Bankruptcy||Super Lawyers Magazine||2016|
|Legal Elite||Georgia Trend Magazine||2012|
|Attorney||Gore Law Firm, LLC||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||McCorkle & Johnson, LLP||2008 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Mercer Law Review||N/A||2006 - 2007|
|Mercer Moot Court Board||N/A||2005 - 2007|
|Institute of Continuing Legal Education’s Construction Mechanics and Materialmen’s Liens Seminar||Georgia Payment Bond Claims and Defenses on Public Projects||2009|
|58 MERCER L. REV. 741||Commission Control: The Court's Narrow Holding in Hamdan v. Rumsfeld Spurred Congressional Action But Left Many Questions Unanswered. So What Happens Now?||2007|
|Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law||Law||2007|
|University of Georgia||Risk Management and Insurance||2004|
|Bankruptcy and Foreclosure||Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy - Creditors' Rights||2011|
Posted by William
Tue Aug 16 2016