Vic Thomas

Vic Thomas is a senior attorney with the Issues and Appeals section of The Lanier Law Firm in the Houston office. He has been Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of Texas since 1988 and has received the highest possible AV peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards since 2000.

He has over 30 years of appellate and trial experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in both personal injury and business litigation. He served the 14th Court of Appeals in Houston, Texas for over seven years, first as a Research Attorney with responsibility for complex civil appeals, and then as a Central Staff Attorney with responsibility for original proceedings and permissive appeals. His experience in drafting opinions for the court of appeals affords Mr. Thomas an insider’s knowledge for writing persuasive appellate briefs. In private practice, he worked for a large international law firm handling trial and appellate matters with many millions of dollars in controversy. Mr. Thomas has represented clients in over 75 appeals in the Texas, Louisiana, and federal appellate courts.

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