Frederick C. Thomas (“Fred”) has lived in Arizona for nearly thirty consecutive years, except for six years living in California. Fred went to Deer Valley High School in Glendale, Arizona. He graduated from Arizona State University where he obtained a degree in political science. During college Fred interned with former US Senator Jon Kyl.
After graduating college, he worked for American Family Insurance for three years. Realizing that life as an insurance adjuster was not for him, Fred attended the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law.
Fred is licensed in Arizona, California and Colorado. Fred is also licensed in each California Federal District Court, the Arizona Federal District Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Fred has been practicing law since December 2003. Fred has practiced personal injury law since first becoming a lawyer. He has also represented individuals in habeas corpus matters ensuring that every individual received the Constitutional protections we all deserve.
Fred’s knowledge and experience as a former insurance adjuster gives him an invaluable asset to his injury clients, he knows how the adjuster thinks, so he can be one step ahead of them.
Fred also represents licensed contractors in various scenarios, whether defending their rights before the Registrar of Contractors or enforcing a mechanic’s lien and assist in collecting on unpaid contracts.
Currently Fred is a member of the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association, former President of the North Phoenix Bar Association, and a member of BNI Arizona, and was on the State Bar of Arizona’s Ethics Committee. Additionally, Fred was adjunct professor, he taught Insurance Law, Remedies and Commercial Law. Fred spends his down time mountain biking, playing golf, snowboarding, hockey, and is a Sun Devil football season ticket holder, baseball, basketball and hockey.