Thomas J. Mahoney III


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  • Juris Doctor, 1988 – University of Georgia School of Law
  • Bachelor of Arts, 1985 – University of Georgia
  • Class of 1981 – Benedictine Military School


  • Admitted to the  State Bar of Georgia in 1988
  • Judge, City of Thunderbolt
  • Chairman, Chatham County Board of Elections
  • Admitted to practice in the GA Supreme Court, GA Court of Appeals, SC Supreme Court, SC Court of Appeals, U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals 4th and 11th Circuits, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of GA and District of SC
  • Special Assistant Attorney General (SAAG) Georgia Ports Authority 1987 – Present
  • Special Assistant Attorney General for the GA Department of Transportation 1999 – Present
  • General Counsel, Benedictine Military School
  • General Counsel, St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee

PRIOR EXPERIENCE:  Judge Pro Tem – Recorders Court of Chatham County; Judge Pro Tem – City of Port Wentworth; City Attorney – Tybee Island, GA; Asst. City Attorney – City of Port Wentworth.

Community Experience:  Leadership Savannah; Savannah Bar Association; St. James Parish Council, School Board, Men’s Club; Hibernian Society; St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee; Founder and past President, Catholic Lawyers Guild Savannah Diocese;  Youth Baseball and Soccer coach

Thomas J. Mahoney III is BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® for his professionalism and ethics.

Born: Savannah, Georgia


  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Maritime Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury