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Dewey Russell Thomas

Dewey Russell Thomas

also known as D. Russell Thomas, Russ Thomas

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Trucking Accident

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Car Accidents: 35%
    37 years
  2. Litigation: 30%
    37 years
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    37 years
  4. Trucking Accident: 15%
    37 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Thomas Law Firm

138 S Cannon Ave
Murfreesboro, TN, 37129




Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2014
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2013
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2012
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2010
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2009
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2008
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2007
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2006
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2005
AV RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Attorney 100% OwnerThomas Law Firm2003 - Present
Senior PartnerThomas, Henderson, and Pate1993 - 2003
PartnerDaniel, Burton and Thomas1978 - 1993


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tennessee Association for JusticeMember2011 - 2015
American Association for JusticeMember2011 - 2015
Andrew Jackson American Inns of CourtPresident2005 - 2007
Andrew Jackson American Inns of CourtTrial Master2003 - 2008
Tennessee Trial Lawyers AssociationCircle of Advocates2002 - 2004
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, Legislative CommitteeMember2000 - 2004
Tennessee Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors1991 - 2010
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1979 - 2010
American Bar AssociationMember1979 - 2015
Lawyers Involved for TennesseeMember1979 - 2015
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember1978 - 2015
Rutherford County Bar AssociationMember1978 - 2015

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Noblin v. Christiansen dba ChadwickFor the Plaintiff

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Publication NameTitleDate
Tennessee Trial Lawyers MagazineAutomobile Liability in Tennessee2000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Memphis State University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Middle Tennessee State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1974
Univ MemphisN/AUnknownN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Tennessee Attorneys Memo ReviewWork Comp and Labor Issues2012
Tennessee Attorneys Memo ReviewWorkers Comp Trial Tatics2011
Andrew Jackson American Inn of CourtThe 12 Steps of a Personal Injury Case2006
Andrew Jackson American Inn of CourtUsing Courtroom Technology2005
TTLA Continuing Legal EducationYearly Legislative Review1996
TTLA Continuing Legal Ed.Premises Liability Under TN Law1995
TTLA Continuing Legal Ed.Motor Vehicle Liability Under TN Law1994
TTLA Continuing Legal Ed.Medical Malpractice1993
TTLA Continuing Legal Ed.Comparative Fault Analysis1992
TTLA Continuing Legal Ed..Closed Head Injuries1991