He defends members of the local medical community against whom claims of malpractice are made. Thomas also defends businesses and corporations in serious, complex matters involving product liability, industrial pollution, contract disputes, vexatious litigation, wrongful discharge and other employment matters. He also has experience serving as an arbitrator and as a mediator in personal injury matters including medical malpractice and product liability claims.
Thomas' skill and the many dimensions of his experience have been recognized in many ways. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (by invitation); he is certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (by accomplishments and testing); he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Trial Advocates; and he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 1998. Best Lawyers has been regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States.