Cory P. DeBord
Cory P. DeBord maintains a general litigation practice with a focus on business and employment matters, real property, and probate matters (including wills, guardianship and conservatorship, and probate litigation), and family law. He also assists with the firm’s representation of the Cherokee County School District and the Cherokee County Water and Sewerage Authority. Prior to joining the firm, Cory was employed by another firm in Canton for two years, ran his own firm for five years, and worked as an assistant district attorney for nearly three years.
Cory earned a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from the University of Georgia in 2003 and a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in 2009. He was on the Moot Court Board and inducted into the Order of Barristers. He completed the State Bar of Georgia’s YLD Leadership Academy in 2012.
Outside the practice of law, Cory has coached youth sports and served various community organizations. He serves on the vestry of St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, where he also teaches Sunday School and helps lead the Youth Group. He lives in Cherokee County with his wife, Sarah Shearouse, and their family.