Charles D. Thomas

Charles D. Thomas

Location:
West Palm Beach, Florida
Phone:
561-651-4150
Fax:
561-651-4151
Email:

Mr. Thomas received his B.S. Degree in Political Science from Shepherd University where he attended school there on a four year athletic scholarship to play football and graduated Cum Laude in 1995. Mr. Thomas attended Nova Southeastern University School of Law and graduated in 1999. Mr. Thomas served on the Moot Court Honor Society Board and represented Nova for two years at the Southern Region National Trial Competition. Mr. Thomas was the recipient of the Krupnick, Campbell, et. all, P.A. Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy and also awarded the Order of the Barrister by his professor for excellence in Trial Advocacy.

Mr. Thomas was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1999. He has been licensed to practice in the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Florida since 2000.

Mr. Thomas is a member of the Florida Bar Association, Palm Beach County Bar Association, St. Lucie Bar Association, and The Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association.

Mr. Thomas has practiced law in the areas of real estate, labor and employment, personal injury and workers’ compensation for the past 17 years and is currently a partner in the law firm of Thompson & Thomas, P.A. in West Palm Beach, Florida, founded in 2005. Mr. Thomas focuses on real estate matters including short sale negotiations, loan modifications and foreclosure defense.

Mr. Thomas has served as a lecturer in the past for Lorman Education Services on the topics of employment discrimination and workers compensation and presented a lecture in 2001 to the Florida Chapter of the National Employment Lawyers Association entitled “How to bring a successful Workers Compensation Relation Claim.”

Mr. Thomas has done presentations at the Palm Beach County Deaf Society, the Port St. Lucie Lupus Foundation and the Breast Cancer Support Group on the rights of those with disabilities in the workplace and has been an outspoken advocate regarding those rights.

Mr. Thomas has for many years been a proud supporter of the ALSAC St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital family by coordinating, planning and participating in several charitable events on behalf of the organization, which include serving as Co-Chair of the 2006 Palm Beach Gala to benefit the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and served as the Chair of that event in 2007.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Agent, Attorneys Title Fund

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1999

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Trial Lawyers, Employment Lawyer and Real Estate Section of the Florida Bar, Member
  • Palm Beach County Justice Association, Member
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member