M. Gino Brogdon, Jr.
The Brogdon Firm, LLC
5229 Roswell Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
Gino is a trial attorney who brings a variety of civil litigation cases to resolution through his firm, The Brogdon Firm, LLC. Gino represents both businesses in contract disputes and plaintiff's in catastrophic injury cases. His passion for justice leads him to try cases all over the State of Georgia. Gino has received a number of awards since his initial success with The Brogdon Firm including induction into The National Black Lawyers' Top 100 Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers 40 Under 40 and he has been selected as a Super Lawyer Rising Star for 2017 and 2018. In addition to managing his practice, Gino is a mediator at Miles Mediation, the #1 mediation firm in Georgia.
Gino's diverse professional experiences include service to the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Major Crimes division, Athens-Clarke County Public Defender's Office, Clerk for the Honorable Steve Jones and The Barnes Law Group. Most recently, Gino served as an associate at The Cochran Firm Atlanta.
Gino has served the legal community via multiple organizations including the executive board for Gate City Bar Association and the Board of Directors for the Atlanta Bar Association. He is also a member of the Atlanta Citizen's Review Board, which reviews citizen complaints against Atlanta Police Department officers. This gives him a unique insight into mediating and litigating civil rights cases and other officer involved premises liability cases.
Gino is passionate about mentorship and serves with several outreach organizations including the Fulton County Youth leadership Academy for Boys as well as Big Brothers Big Sisters. Gino also is a member of 2016 LEAD Atlanta class and Georgia Trial Lawyers Association's LEAD program Class of 2016. Gino is an Atlanta native who graduated from Morehouse College before completing his education at the University of Georgia, School of Law.
EDUCATIONUniversity of Georgia School of Law, J.D.
Morehouse College, B.A.
BAR ADMISSIONSGeorgia State & Superior Courts
Georgia Court of Appeals
Supreme Court of Georgia
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
HONORS & DISTINCTIONSNational Black Lawyer's Top 100 (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Super Lawyer's Rising Star (2017, 2018)
Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers (2016, 2017)
Top Ten Attorney Under 40 by The National Academy of Personal Injury Lawyers (2016)
Speaker at the 12th Annual General Practice and Trial Institute (2013)
Speaker at the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention (2013, 2016)
Authored "Practical Evidentiary Issues Involving Expert Exclusion and Demonstrative Evidence for the 12th Annual General Practice and Trial Institute (2013)
Authored "My First Trial: You Never Forget Your First Time" for the Georgia Trial Lawyers
Association Annual Convention (2013)
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONSAtlanta Bar Association
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (LEAD Atlanta Class of 2016)
Gate City Bar Association
American Bar Association
Atlanta Citizen Review Board
Certified Mediator in the State of Georgia
Certified Arbitrator in the State of Georgia