Foy Devine is a member of Taylor English’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice group. Since 1969, Mr. Devine has concentrated his practice in civil trial work. He has handled business litigation of all types, as well as catastrophic personal injury and death cases arising out of product-related injuries. He has frequently appeared in state and federal appellate courts.

He is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, and has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer for several years. Mr. Devine has served on the State Bar of Georgia Board of Governors since 1988. He also has served on various State Bar committees and chaired its Advisory Committee on Legislation. From 1990-1991, he was president of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and was the principal driver behind a statewide program to increase public education about the civil justice system.


Atlanta Bar Association

American Bar Association

American Association for Justice (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America)

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1990-1991

Georgia Civil Justice Foundation, Board Member and former President

State Bar of Georgia, Board of Governors, 1988-present

Joseph Henry Lumpkin American Inn of Court, Master Bencher

Attorneys Information Exchange Group, Founding Member and First President


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University of Virginia School of Law, JD, 1967

Order of the Coif; Omicron Delta Kappa; National Moot Court Team; Editorial Board, Virginia Law Review

Georgetown University, Georgetown Law Center, E. Barrett Prettyman Graduate Program in Trial Practice, 1968

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA, History, with honors, 1964

Phi Beta Kappa

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Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated

Best Lawyers in America®, 1989-2017

Georgia Super Lawyers, 2004-2005, 2007-2016

Georgia Trend Legal Elite, Personal Injury, 2010-2015

Georgia Trend Legal Elite, General Practice Trial Law, 2013