Frederick C. Thomas (“Fred”) has lived in Arizona for nearly twenty-six years, except for six years. 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.
Frede is licensed in Arizona, California and Colorado. Fred has been practicing law since 2003. Fred has has represented individuals in habeas corpus matters ensuring that every individual received the Constitutional protections we all deserve. Fred has also practiced personal injury law since first becoming a lawyer.
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 position at Arizona Summit School of Law, where he taught Insurance Law, Remedies and Commercial Law. Fred spends his down time with his wife Daryl and son Jayson. He also enjoys mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding, hockey, and is a follower of football, baseball, basketball and hockey.
- State Bar of Arizona
- State Bar of California
- Colorado Supreme Court
- United States District Court, Arizona
- United States District Court, Eastern District, California
- United States District Court, Central District, California
- United States District Court, Southern District, California
- Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
Associations and Memberships
- State Bar of Arizona Construction Law Section
- North Phoenix Bar Association
- Arizona Trial Lawyers Association
- State Bar of Arizona Professionalism Committee
Publications, Seminars and Teaching