Thomas H. Hinson

Thomas H. Hinson

Macon, Georgia

Thomas H. Hinson is recognized for his ability to promptly and successfully resolve serious injury and death claims for his clients. Mr. Hinson devotes 100% of his practice to the litigation and/or settlement of catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases. He began his career as a felony prosecutor but for the last 30 years he has used that trial experience to achieve legal victories in civil damage suits for victims of medical malpractice, defective products, and serious auto/truck accidents. Hinson has spent the vast majority of his professional life helping individuals and families who have suffered human losses caused by the negligence of others. With years of experience, he has helped families deal with the myriad of problems associated with serious injuries or the sudden loss of the family bread-winner.

He has been the senior attorney in charge of the trial practice section of his firm for the last 25 years and has a staff which includes a full time physician, a case manager, and several experienced legal assistants. Clients are given immediate and courteous responses to all inquiries.

Mr. Hinson has been called upon on many occasions to speak at legal seminars and to instruct in classes for attorneys who want to become proficient in jury trial techniques. He believes that aggressive and professional representation is the key to a successful law practice. Some of his recent cases have resulted in multi-million dollar recoveries. See "Cases" shown on the tab at our Home page.

Over the last 25 years Mr. Hinson has represented hundreds of individuals and families who have been severely injured or killed through the negligent act of others. His many years of experience in the courtroom, use of the best possible experts, and thorough preparation have given his clients the ability to obtain substantial recoveries in complex malpractice cases and in cases involving catastrophic injuries and death.

Mr. Hinson has been selected as one of Georgia's Super Lawyers by Atlanta magazine in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • FELA

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1973
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 1976


  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1973
  • University of Georgia
    • B.A. - 1970

Honors and Awards

  • SuperLawyers 2009 - 2016, 2018
  • AV Rated Preeminent - 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Trucking Litigation Section
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Atlanta Lawyers Club
  • William Augustus Bootle Inn of Court, Past President, 2004 - 2006
  • Macon Bar Association, Past President
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member Trucking Section


  • Spanish


  • Phi Alpha Delta