Thomas Wingfield, Of Counsel in our Atlanta office, is an insurance litigator and counselor specializing in disputes involving coverage under a broad array of coverage forms including builder’s risk policies, property policies, liability policies, directors and officers policies, errors and omissions policies, fine arts policies, life insurance policies and disability policies.
He regularly counsels clients regarding the scope and completeness of their insurance programs, which includes providing guidance on contractual insurance provisions and indemnity clauses.
Mr. Wingfield handles coverage issues around the country. He has litigated coverage claims involving third-party commercial liability policies and first-party commercial property policies. He has extensive experience investigating, advising on and litigating major property losses during construction or renovation. Mr. Wingfield also has litigated bad-faith claims arising from improper claims handling or denials.
In 2006, 2007 and from 2009 through 2017 he was named a “Rising Star” in the legal profession by Atlanta Magazine and the editors of the Super Lawyers’ edition of Law and Politics, which is only granted to the top 2.5% of all lawyers under the age of 40 in the State.
Mr. Wingfield is a native of Atlanta. He earned a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in journalism and political science from New York University and received his Juris Doctor from The University of Virginia School of Law, where he was a Board Member for the Lile Moot Court Board.
B.A., cum laude, New York University, 1999
J.D., The University of Virginia, 2003
Georgia, State and Appellate Courts, 2003
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 2003
Northern District of Georgia, 2003
Middle District of Georgia, 2003
State Bar of Georgia, 2003
Atlanta Bar Association, 2003