J. Thomas ("Tommy") is a graduate of the University of Georgia, having received his BBA, with a major in accounting, in 1968. After graduation from undergraduate school, he attended and graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1971. Tommy began practicing law in 1971 and continues to practice with the law firm of Tisinger Vance, P.C. During the initial years of Tommy's practice of law, he specialized in the area of commercial transactions, commercial litigation, healthcare, municipal law, corporations, estate planning and probate law. During the latter portion of Tommy's career, he began practicing in the area of domestic relations. During the course of Tommy's career, he has tried numerous jury and bench trials in the areas of domestic relations, commercial litigation and probate law.
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Education & Recognition
University of Georgia School of Law
Athens, Georgia, 1971
Doctor of Jurisprudence
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia, 1968
Bachelor of Business Administration
The Best Lawyers in America©
- Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 in the fields of Administrative/Regulatory Law, Commercial Litigation, Employment Law - Management, Health Care Law, and Trusts and Estates
- Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 Business Edition: Corporate and Finance Issue
- Selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Attorneys in Georgia© 2015
AV Distinguished Rating
More About Tommy
Tommy completed his mediation and arbitration training at Henning Mediation & Arbitration in Atlanta, Georgia. He is a registered mediator and registered arbitrator in the State of Georgia. He mediates and arbitrates in the areas of family law, estates, commercial litigation, condemnation and workplace disputes.
Tommy and his wife, Karen, have two sons and three grandchildren.
I've worked with Tommy Vance and Cory Rose in the Tisinger Vance Domestic Relations practice group on several occasions. Tommy Vance's team provided quality, ethical service. They were easily accessible and made good value of my retainer. I highly recommend Tommy Vance and the Law Firm of Tisinger Vance, PC.