WHAT CLIENTS SAY
“Tom delivers consistently high-quality work and communicates well.”
“His excellent expertise and responsiveness mean I know I’m always in good hands.”
MY CLIENT PHILOSOPHY
"Never allow the lawyer’s ego to get in the way of the client’s best interests. Always answer the phone."
– Thomas W. Thagard, III
With more than 29 years of experience as a commercial litigator, Tom is a member of Maynard Cooper’s Board of Directors and former Co-Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Practice.
He focuses his practice on complex litigation matters, including class actions, business litigation, financial services litigation, antitrust, intellectual property and trade secrets litigation, Lanham Act litigation, mergers & acquisitions litigation, and scientific research misconduct litigation. Tom also has extensive experience defending multi-district litigation, consolidated class actions, and mass tort litigation. He served as court-appointed Liaison Counsel for one of two defendant groups in the FEMA Formaldehyde MDL pending in the Eastern District of Louisiana.