Thomas D. Martin practices civil litigation emphasizing first-party insurance defense. His practice includes arson and fraud insurance defense, where he has extensive experience defending carriers with claims involving homeowners, auto, life, disability and health insurance fraud. His practice also includes insurance coverage defense in the context of both first-party and third-party property losses. He joined Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers in 1987. A member of the American Bar Association and the State and Federal Bars of Georgia, Mr. Martin has participated as a guest speaker on topics relating to insurance fraud defense and insurance coverage issues. He has also acted as an instructor for insurance industry personnel in courses sponsored by Georgia State University, the American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters and the Insurance Institute of America. He is also a member of the Metro and Georgia Associations of Fire Investigators.
Mr. Martin graduated, summa cum laude, from the University of Georgia in 1984. He then attended the University of Georgia School of Law where he received his J.D., cum laude, in 1987.