Christopher D. Thomas - Nixon Peabody LLP

Christopher D. Thomas

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015

A trial lawyer with 35 cases-to-jury verdict, Chris Thomas focuses his practice on the aggressive representation of people, businesses and nonprofits. Major clients include universities, utilities, construction and pharmaceutical companies.

What do you focus on?

My major focus is on civil litigation in the commercial space, including disputes related to contracts and trade secrets. The defense of tort claims and white collar matters are also a significant part of what I do.

At any given time I am conducting work that spans the entire breadth of litigation, from fact development, to trial, to the defense of verdicts on appeal.

State University of New York at Buffalo Law SchoolJ.D. State University of New York at AlbanyBA

Office Location

1300 Clinton Square
Rochester, NY 14604-1792
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Construction of the Rochester-NY Metro Area
Christopher D. Thomas has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Construction
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants