Biography

An Atlanta native, Gino’s practice as a trial attorney is guided by his passion for accountability. He graduated from Morehouse College before completing his education at the University of Georgia School of Law. His diverse professional experiences include service to the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Major Crimes Division, Athens-Clarke County Public Defender's Office, Clerk for the Honorable Steve Jones, The Barnes Law Group, and as an associate at the Cochran Firm. As a solo practicioner, Gino established The Brogdon Firm, LLC, focusing on a variety of legal issues ranging from automobile and commercial vehicle accidents to civil rights litigation.

Gino has helped provide justice to his clients by recovering millions of dollars in damages for victims of negligence. In 2014, he was inducted into The National Black Lawyers’ Top 100 Lawyers. He is also the recipient of the National Trial Lawyers organization’s 40 under 40 distinction and named a Top 10 Under 40 attorney in Georgia by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys. Gino is also a skilled mediator resolving a variety of complex civil cases through Miles Mediation.

Gino serves the legal community via multiple organizations including the executive boards for Gate City Bar Association and the Atlanta Bar Association’s Litigation section and Membership Committee. He is also a member of the Atlanta Citizen’s Review Board, which reviews citizen complaints against Atlanta Police Department officers. This gives him a unique insight into civil rights cases and other officer involved premises liability cases.

In his free time, Gino is an avid volunteer and particularly enjoys mentoring through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta. Gino also is a member of 2016 LEAD Atlanta class and Georgia Trial Lawyers Association’s LEAD program Class of 2016.

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, J.D.
  • Morehouse College, B.A.

Honors

  • National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
  • AVVO, 10.0 Superb Rating
  • National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys: Top 10 Under 40, Georgia
  • The National Black Lawyer’s Top 100

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Northern, Middle, and Southern District of Georgia