Philip W. Thomas

Philip W. Thomas

Litigation Lawyer
Jackson, MS




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About Me

Mississippi matters deeply to native son Philip Thomas. As an attorney, he represents people injured by others.Philip is an accomplished trial lawyer with Big Law defense experience, which he gained during nine years as a shareholder at Baker, Donelson, Bearman and Caldwell. His clients there included major automotive makers and insurers. Based in Jackson, Philip now heads his own firm, which...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types



Contingent (25%-40%), Hourly ($200-$250/hour)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 14 client reviews

Thank you, Philip Thomas!

Posted by: a Personal Injury client about 2 years ago.

I was sued in a frivolous lawsuit. The claims against me were slanderous, despicable and false. When I turned to Philip for help, I could see I was...

Review of Philip W. Thomas as a Lawyer

Posted by: a Litigation client over 2 years ago.

Philip Thomas is an attorney who successfully represented me in a difficult litigation case about eight years ago. Here are the main reasons why I...
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Showing 2 of 7 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Philip. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
James Paul Tinsley
James Tinsley

Tupelo, MS

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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1993 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Mississippi.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/06/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1995 – 2002

Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Mississippi School of Law


Showing 1 of 8 awards

2014 Comm. Litigation and Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs

Best Lawyers in America


Showing 1 of 5 association entries


American Association for Justice

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Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 13 occasions

2013 Duty to Opposing Parties and their Counsel

at Bridge the Gap

2012 NFL Head Injury Litigation

at Miss. Sports Law Review Fall Symposium: The Impact of Concussion Lawsuits on the Future of Football

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