Born into a military family, Bret has lived in a variety of locations across the US and overseas. He studied computer engineering before settling on a scientific career in geology at Auburn University. After graduation, Bret worked as a geotechnical and environmental geologist in Alabama and California.
After relocating to Atlanta in 2004, Bret decided to pursue a career in the law to capitalize on his talent and enthusiasm for speaking and writing. Bret graduated in December 2007, one full semester ahead of his peers — after just two and a half years. After passing the February 2008 bar exam, he went to work in-house for a large insurance company/broker-dealer where he resolved disputes related to securities sales, life insurance, and technology-related matters. After three years in-house, Bret opened his own general practice law firm in May 2011, and is now a Partner at Chandler & Moore Law.
Bret lives in Atlanta with his wife Laura and their two young daughters. They are active members of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church.
Georgia Supreme Court, 2011
Georgia Court of Appeals, 2011
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia, 2011
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia, 2013
Georgia State University College of Law
Juris Doctor, 2008
Bachelor of Science in Geology, 1999
- Professional Liability Section, State Bar of Georgia
- Georgia Trial Lawyers’ Association
- American Association for Justice
- Atlanta Bar Association
Leadership Academy 2011, Young Lawyer’s Division, State Bar of Georgia