Thomas E. Raines
Thomas E. Raines is an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia. He received his Juris Doctor degree from The University of Georgia School of Law in 1972. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from The University of Georgia Terry College of Business in 1969.
Following graduation from law school, Mr. Raines began his private practice of law with the firm of Levine, D’Alessio & Cohn, PA, in Atlanta, Georgia, and in 1977 became a founding principal of the firm of Bauer, Deitch, & Raines, PC, where he practiced for sixteen years. He formed the firm of Thomas E. Raines, PC in 1993.
Mr. Raines is a life long resident of the Atlanta, Georgia he has practiced law for the last 43 years serving clients in the Business Law and Estate Planning and Administration areas. Married with two children and three grandchildren, Mr. Raines services the community through church and community organizations.
JD, University of Georgia, 1972
BBA, University of Georgia, 1969
State Bar of Georgia
Member Since: 1972
Sections: Taxation Law, Fiduciary Law, Estate Planning, Corporate Banking Law, and Bankruptcy Law
American Bar Association
Member Since: 1972
Sections: Real Property and Probate
Atlanta Bar Association
Member Since: 1972; Director 1978-1979
Sections: Estate Planning, Probate and Taxation Law, Real Property Law, Corporate Banking Law, Bankruptcy Law
Gwinnett County Bar Association
Member Since: 1993
Sections: Estate Planning
Atlanta Estate Planning Council, Inc.
Member Since: 1992
Southeastern Bankruptcy Law Institute, Inc.
A founding director, past president and continuing director for 34 years
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
United States District Court for the Eleventh Circuit, Northern District of Georgia
Court of Appeals for the State of Georgia
Superior and State Courts for the State of Georgia