Todd L. Ray

  • Of Counsel
  • Of Counsel

I have practiced in the North Georgia Area since 1987. I began my career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Whitfield/Murray County District Attorney's Office. I was an Assistant District Attorney from 1987 to 1992. I joined the law of McDonald, Kinnamon & Thames in Dalton, Georgia in March of 1992 as an associate. I became a partner within two (2) years. In 1997, the firm became the McDonald, Thames & Ray law office. I remained with that firm until my partner retired at the end of December of 2021. I joined the law firm of McCamy, Phillips, Tuggle & Fordham, LLP in January of2022 in an Of Counsel position.

I have practiced in the areas of Domestic Relations and Criminal Defense since 1992. I also practice in Juvenile Court. In addition, I represent individuals who receive citations and are required to appear in the Municipal and Probate Courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic Relations 85%
  • Criminal Law 14%
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution 1%

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1987
  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • Bob Jones University, Greenville, South Carolina
    • B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Pastoral Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Georgia State Bar, Member, 1987 to Present
  • Conasauga Bar Association, Member, 1987 to Present

Past Positions

  • McDonald, Thames & Ray, Partner, 1992 to 2021
  • Consauga Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1987 to 1992


  • English


  • Phi Gamma Delta