Roy E. Manoll, III is an experienced trial attorney at Fortson, Bentley and Griffin. Roy specializes in creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, employment law and commercial litigation.
An AV-rated attorney through Martindale-Hubbell, Roy is admitted to practice before all of the state and appellate courts in Georgia, the U. S. District Courts for the Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Western Circuit Bar Association and Phi Delta Phi. Roy previously served as the Secretary-Treasurer and President of the Western Circuit Bar Association as well as the Treasurer for the Federal Bar Association, Middle District of Georgia. Roy previously worked on the State High School Mock Trial Committee. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Hope Haven of Northeast Georgia, Inc. Roy has been a program speaker for the Chamber of Commerce, Lorman Education Services, Athens Area Industrial Management Group, Athens Area Personnel Association and Athens Area Society for Human Resource Management on various employment related issues.
Roy grew up in Albany, Georgia. He and his wife, Deborah have two children, Bo and Lilly.