Bob Cunningham is a partner at HunterMaclean with more than thirty-five 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 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 and is a Master of the Bench of the Georgia Bankruptcy American Inn of Court.
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 eighteen 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.
Georgia Trend Magazine Legal Elite: 212-213
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
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Alzheimer's of Glynn/Brunswick, Inc.
Georgia Coast Rail-Trail, Inc.
FaithWorks of Brunswick
Keep Brunswick-Golden Isles Beautiful, Inc.
Kiwanis Club of Brunswick
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.
HunterMaclean Attorneys Selected as Georgia Trend 2013 Legal Elite
HunterMaclean is pleased to announce that Georgia Trend recently honored five HunterMaclean attorneys in the magazine's annual “Legal Elite” ranking, which recognizes top attorneys in the state of Georgia.
Brunswick Business Journal: HunterMaclean Critical Issues Forum in Brunswick Focuses on Logistics
HunterMaclean hosted a Critical Issues Forum in Brunswick on November 13. The Forum focused on logistics and attracted business leaders from across the region.
The Florida Times-Union: Transportation Issues Highlighted at HunterMaclean Critical Issues Forum on Logistics
At HunterMaclean's Critical Issues Forum in Brunswick on November 13, business leaders from across the area came together to discuss the logistics industry.
Record Number of HunterMaclean Attorneys Selected for Georgia Trend's 2012 “Legal Elite” Issue
Georgia Trend honored 14 HunterMaclean attorneys in the magazine's annual “Legal Elite” issue, which recognizes the top attorneys in the state of Georgia.
HunterMaclean Helps Support College of Coastal Georgia Scholarship Fund
HunterMaclean has pledged $12,500 to help fund an innovative new scholarship for undergraduate students at the College of Coastal Georgia in Brunswick. The Leadership Through Service Scholarship will provide support for service-learning participants enrolled in a bachelor's degree program in Business or Psychology.
New Mortgage Loan Disclosure Rules Go Into Effect Aug. 1
Beginning August 1, 215, new rules by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection revamp when and how relevant and important information is given to individuals shopping for and closing on home mortgage loans.
Low-Interest Mortgage Loans: Borrow With Confidence
HunterMaclean partner Bob Cunningham offers advice to benefit estate planning.
Dealing with the Pro Se Party
Presented byRobert M. Cunningham at the 23rd Annual Bankruptcy Law Seminar of the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute (CBLI) on May 8, 2015.
Real Estate Issues in Bankruptcy
Presented at the Annual Title Standards Seminar sponsored by the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia and the Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia in October 2013 byRobert M. Cunningham.
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in April 2012.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Bankruptcy Basics for Creditor's Attorneys
Presented for the Glynn County Bar Association in Brunswick, Georgia, in March 2011 byRobert M. Cunningham.
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in April 2009.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Limits on the Automatic Stay/New Creditor Notice Requirements of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention & Consumer Protection Act of 2005
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in September 2005.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in May 2002.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in April 1999.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in May 1998.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.
Ch. 13 Procedures: Plans, Claims, Major Matters
Seminar hosted by the Coastal Bankruptcy Law Institute in Savannah, Georgia, in May 1997.Robert M. Cunningham participated as a faculty member.