Curtis A. ("Chip") Thurston, Jr., the founder and principal of Thurston Law Offices, has over 30 years experience representing injured people and their families. He is a 1975 graduate of Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia and a 1978 graduate of Cumberland School of Law/Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama where he was an Editor of The Law Review and graduated in the top of his class. He has had an AV Martindale Hubbell rating for 25 years and been voted a Super Lawyer.
In handling thousands of personal injury cases, and over 100 jury trials in injury and malpractice matters, Mr. Thurston has developed a reputation as a dedicated and hard-fighting advocate on behalf of his clients. He has represented clients throughout the country, in over 30 states, and internationally, in a wide-range of cases in the medical and personal injury fields. His experience in medical and dental/oral surgery cases alone involves over 500 cases, and his experience and expertise in many other injury and practice areas is extensive as well. Among these are cases concerning Hospital/Surgical injuries, Automotive seatbelt, door latch and air bag defects, Nursing Home Neglect, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Paraplegic cases and Aviation cases.
He Has Lectured, Taught and is Published
Thurston Law Offices brings a collaborative effort to representing clients in cases it takes on. Mr. Thurston has developed an extensive network of experts and consultants, who are engaged on a case-by-case basis to bring the best possible legal team effort to every client's case. He has also lectured, taught seminars and published articles on legal topics as well.
An Accomplished Pilot
Outside the office, Chip Thurston is an accomplished pilot, having flown his own aircraft over 1,000 hours for both business and pleasure. When he is not practicing law he is still involved in taking care of the needs of injured and sick people, as a volunteer pilot for the Angel Flight organization, flying patients with medical needs to and from hospital and doctors' appointments – at his own expense and time.
Deep Roots in the Community
Chip Thurston was born in Norfolk, Virginia in 1952, where his father, a Navy pilot, was stationed. He was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, and returned there to practice law upon his graduation from law school. He has deep roots in the community, and extensive personal and professional contacts and relationships that he draws on daily in his representation of clients and handling of cases. He has been married to his wife, Deb, for 20 years and enjoys variety of outdoor hobbies including boating, flying and hiking. He brings a compassion and dedication to both his personal and professional life, and gets results for his clients.
Thurston Law Offices Knows the Law
Chip Thurston and Thurston Law Offices know the law, know how to deal with insurance companies and adjusters, and know how to go to court and get results for you.