A Skilled Attorney You Can Trust Before beginning his legal career, Tom Pope worked in Washington, D.C. with United States Congressman Ed Jenkins and at the Georgia Lieutenant Governor’s Office. With his law degree from Mercer University in hand and his admittance to the Georgia Bar in 1998, Tom went to work for several Atlanta insurance defense law firms before he discovered his true passion: Defending the rights of injured plaintiffs.
Tom focuses his trial practice on personal injury and workers’ compensation cases and has been recognized by his peers in the Georgia Super Lawyers® list. He is also a member of several professional organizations including the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, the Southern Trial Lawyers Association, and Lawyers Club of Atlanta.
Awards Excellence in Academics and Athletics - Cherokee County Gridiron Club(2014) Super Lawyers® - Atlanta Magazine (2014-2020)
Work Experience Owners/Founding Partner - Hasty Pope LLP (2003 - Present) Associate - Bovis, Kyle & Burch, LLC (1998 - 2003) Law Clerk for Justice Georgia Carley - Georgia Supreme Court (1996) Probation Officer - State of Georgia (1992 - 1994)