John Thomas

Attorney Jacksonville, FL

Mr. Thomas has dedicated his career to the rights of injured victims and has recovered tens of millions of dollars from insurance companies for his clients. Martindale-Hubbell, the largest and most comprehensive source of lawyer ratings in the world, awarded Mr. Thomas the highest possible rating: “AV Preeminent.” He was also ranked as a “client champion, platinum,” which is the highest client review rating for Martindale-Hubbell with a perfect score of 5 stars.

Mr. Thomas was a child prodigy and graduated from high school at the age of 14. He entered college at 15 and earned a degree in Philosophy from the University of Tennessee. As a result of serving a two-year mission for his Church in Ecuador, Mr. Thomas is fluent in both Spanish and English. He then attended and graduated from Florida Coastal School of Law, with a Juris Doctor, and served on the Board of Florida Coastal Law Review. He received numerous awards and certificates during law school, including a certificate for interning for the Florida Supreme Court, Deans Scholar List, and numerous book awards for the highest grades. He graduated as Salutatorian of his class and Magna Cum Laude in 2005.

More About John Thomas

Mr. Thomas is a California native who converted to the Florida sunshine when he met his wife at Church while in law school.

Mr. Thomas’s ideas on international law, particularly space law, have been published by Brigham Young University and the Florida Coastal Law Review. Both publications have been widely read, commented and influential in the intellectual development of space law.

Mr. Thomas is married and has three children. He is active in the rights of the speech and hearing impaired and believes that every child, regardless of economic circumstances, deserves proper therapy and accommodations.

Mr. Thomas enjoys collecting 19th-century plein air art and classic cars, gardening, and reading religious and philosophical books. He is also very active in his local church and community.

Proud member of

  • Florida Bar
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Jacksonville Justice Association
  • Florida Justice Association
  • Jacksonville Bar Association


  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville (B.A.)
  • Florida Coastal School of Law, Magna Cum Laude (J.D. 2005)

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Tractor Trailer Collisions
  • Construction Accidents
  • Transportation Network Company Accidents