Geoff Thorne is a litigation associate at Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP, San Diego’s oldest full-service law firm. He represents individuals and companies -- both local businesses and Fortune 500 companies -- in a variety of practice areas, concentrating primarily on matters relating to business litigation, employment and labor disputes, and estate litigation. In less than one year of practice, Thorne has successfully resolved a number of cases, including summary judgment for a casino in a premises liability action, a policy-limits settlement for a woman injured in an automobile accident, and pre-judgment protective orders against three merchants for nonpayment of delivered goods.
Thorne, a San Diego native, is also actively involved in the community. He is a member of the American Inns of Court, Enright Chapter, the Spreckles Club, a Coronado organization comprised of business professionals under 40, the San Diego County and American Bar Associations, and Athletes Touch, an exclusive community of former collegiate and professional athletes.
Prior to joining Higgs, Thorne graduated from the University of California Irvine, where he completed the honors program in sociology, and played Division I baseball for its nationally ranked program. He received his law degree from the University of California Berkeley, School of Law. During law school, Thorne served as a staff editor for the Berkeley Business Law Journal and the Dodd-Frank Symposium. He also interned at the East Bay Community Law Center, Clean Slate Division, and was a judicial extern to the Honorable Jeffrey B. Barton at the San Diego Superior Court.
Many thanks to The Daily Transcript, and the attorneys and staff at Higgs Fletcher & Mack LLP.
This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.
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|Nominations Open||September 11|
|Nominations Close||October 31|
|Nominees Published||November 8|
|Finalists Notified||November 11|
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