Thomas Duck, III

Thomas V. Duck III, P.C.
2531 Lafayette Plaza Dr Ste D
Albany, GA 31707
(229) 432-6500
www.thomasduck.com


Founding Attorney
Attorney Tommy Ducks

Our founding attorney, Tommy Duck, established his law firm in order to provide the citizens of Albany, Dougherty County, and the surrounding areas with strong court representation. As an experienced trial lawyer and former prosecutor, he combines his trial skills with personalized advocacy for each of his clients. As a skilled criminal lawyer in Georgia, he is committed to fighting tirelessly for the rights of his clients.

He focuses his practice on various aspects of criminal defense, including federal criminal law, DUI/DWI, drug violations, sex offenses, and traffic violations, amongst others, and devotes 100% of his practice to litigation. In addition to his legal practice, Tommy is an active member of several legal organizations and the local community.

Bar Admissions

Georgia, 2005

Education

John Marshall Law School, Atlanta, Georgia
J.D. - 2005
Columbus State University
MPA - 2001
Major: Government
Columbus State University
B.S. - 1997
Major: Political Science

Honors & Awards

Avvo "10.0" Top Attorney Rating, 2018
Lawyers of Distinction, 2018
10 Best Attorneys Client Satisfaction Rating, 2018
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100, 2018
Award of Achievement, YLD Leadership Academy, Young Lawyers Division State Bar of Georgia
Award of Achievement for Outstanding Service to the YLD, Young Lawyers Division State Bar of Georgia
Award of Achievement for Outstanding Service to the Public, Young Lawyers Division State Bar of Georgia
Award of Achievement, Joe Dent Hospitality Award, Young Lawyers Division State Bar of Georgia
The Wig and Gavel Award- The student most likely to succeed in the practice of law; chosen by the faculty
West Publishing Award for Academic Excellence- Business Practice Courses
Aspen Book Award- Real Property I & II
ATLA- Mock Trial Team
Columbus State University Regional Law Enforcement Training Center - Honor Graduate
Dougherty County Board of Ethics, Appointed by Chief Judge, Superior Court of Dougherty County, 2007 - 2013
Dougherty Circuit Bar Association, YLD President, 2007 - 2008
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Area Vice President, 2012 - 2014
Artesian City Sertoma Club, Director, Sponsorship Chair, Program Chair, President-elect, President, Chairman of the Board
Artesian City Sertoma Club, International GEM Award
Artesian City Sertoma Club, Sertoman of the Year Award
Leadership Albany, Graduate
Albany Herald, Southwest Georgia's 40 Under 40

Professional Associations & Memberships

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
The Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Area Vice President, 2010 - 2013
State Bar of Georgia, Criminal Law Section, Member, 2009 - Present
Dougherty County Board of Ethics, Board Member, 2007 - 2017
American Bar Association, Member, 2006 - Present
Artesian City Sertoma Club, 2005 - Present
Dougherty Circuit Bar Association, Member, 2005 - Present
Phi Alpha Delta, Member, 2005 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Member, 2005 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division Disaster Legal Assistance Committee, Co-chair, 2009 - 2010
Dougherty Circuit Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division President, 2007 - 2008