Bob Cunningham is a partner at HunterMaclean with more than thirty years of experience in the areas of creditors' rights, including bankruptcy, foreclosure, and workouts; commercial transactions; residential real estate closings; and small business formation and management.
Bob began his legal career in Brunswick in 1978, following graduation from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law. He worked as a sole practitioner for many years prior to merging his practice and specialty areas into the framework of a multi-office firm.
He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and the State Bar of Georgia's Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights, and Real Property Sections. He is past president of the Brunswick-Glynn County Bar Association and a former board member of the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute, for which he often volunteers as a seminar presenter. He serves on the Bankruptcy Lawyer Advisory Committee of the Southern District of Georgia.
An Atlanta native, Bob earned a B.A. from Davidson College in 1974. He is married and has three children. He serves as legal advisor to several area nonprofit organizations. A charter member of Wesley United Methodist Church at Frederica, he has led a weekly men's Bible study for over fifteen years, was past president of the Kiwanis Club of Brunswick where he remains an active member, and serves on the Executive Committee of the Georgia Coast Rail-Trail, Inc.
HunterMaclean Critical Issues Forum on Logistics
The 2013 HunterMaclean Critical Issues Forum addressed the logistics industry, which is a major economic engine for the port cities of Savannah and Brunswick and for the entire state of Georgia. A moderated panel addressed global competitiveness, infrastructure, technology, human resources, workforce needs, and much more. Includes a 3-minute highlight video and link to a video of the full 1-hour program.
Creative Financing: Firm Secures Multi-Million New Markets Tax Credit for Health System
Firm partners Ben Hartman and Adam Kirk spearheaded a landmark multi-million-dollar New Markets Tax Credit Program deal for Southeast Georgia Health System, one of HunterMaclean's clients. The deal will lead to significant savings for the Health System's new Medical Office Building and Community Care Center.
Georgia Trend Magazine Legal Elite: 2012-2013
Georgia Trend Magazine's annual listing of Georgia's top attorneys, selected by their peers. The list includes eight practice areas: business law; personal injury litigation; criminal law; labor and employment; taxes, estates and trusts; bankruptcy and creditors' rights; family law; and general practice/trial law.
Martindale-Hubbell: AV Rated
The Martindale-Hubbell PEER REVIEW RATINGS are an objective indicator of a lawyer's high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada.
Alzheimer's of Glynn/Brunswick, Inc.
Georgia Coast Rail-Trail, Inc.: Board Member
FaithWorks of Brunswick
Keep Brunswick-Golden Isles Beautiful, Inc.
Kiwanis Club of Brunswick
Manna House of Brunswick, Inc.