LICENSED FOR 13 YEARS
Mr. Thrift is an experienced and versatile corporate, transactional, real estate, and franchising attorney.
His experience includes work in the M&A, securities, ’33 and ’34 Act compliance, start-ups, corporate governance, lending/credit, private equity, venture capital, real estate, professional licensing and general corporate law arenas.
Prior to forming Thrift McLemore, Mr. Thrift worked with publicly and privately held timeshare/fractional real estate companies, served as general counsel of a privately held recreational vehicle dealership group, and was an attorney with the international law firms of McDermott Will & Emery, King & Spalding, and Jones Day. Mr. Thrift has also spent time outside the legal field as a financial analyst with Wachovia Securities (now Wells Fargo Securities).
Mr. Thrift received his JD from Washington & Lee University School of Law and his BA in Business Management from the South Carolina Honors College at the University of South Carolina. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Delta Phi.
Washington & Lee University
School of Law