GEORGE G. TANKARD
George Tankard graduated from the College of William & Mary in 1981, where he earned his Bachelor’s degree and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia in 1984. George is admitted to practice in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Texas, and the District of Columbia. He is a member of the Baltimore City Bar Association, Maryland State Bar Association, Maryland Association for Justice, and the American Association of Justice.
George has devoted his legal career to practicing in the areas of product liability, toxic tort, mass tort, medical malpractice, and pharmaceutical law. He has worked with a number of prominent national and Baltimore firms, litigating cases in jurisdictions across the country. George currently works on a number of types of mass tort cases involving defective medical devices and pharmaceutical products. George brings his passion for representing victims injured by the wrong doing of others to the Yost Legal Group.
George currently serves as Co-chair of the Baltimore City Bar Association Pro Bono Committee and was selected as volunteer of the year in 2015 by Senior Legal Services for his representation of low income Baltimore City seniors.
George resides in Baltimore, Maryland. He enjoys reading, sports, music, traveling, and spending time with his family. George runs in several races every year, including the Baltimore Running Festival.