F. Thomas Edwards

Contact Info:
Tedwards@nevadafirm.com
702.791.0308
Practice Groups:
Commercial Litigation
News About Thomas:
Super Lawyers Magazine Rising Star (2010-2015)
Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite 2013
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Mr. Edwards is a shareholder in the firm’s litigation department.  He has extensive experience litigating a wide variety of cases, including complex business disputes, employment disputes, deficiency actions, real estate disputes, receivership actions and landlord-tenant disputes (both commercial and residential).

Education
Juris Doctor, University of Arizona College of Law, Cum Laude
Bachelor of Science in Finance, University of Arizona, Magna Cum Laude

Bar and Court Admissions
State Bar of Nevada, 2005
State Courts of Nevada
United States District Court of the District of Nevada
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Supreme Court

Memberships and Affiliations
American Bar Association
State Bar of Nevada
Clark County Bar Association
Southern Nevada Disciplinary Board of the State Bar

Experience
Mr. Edwards is a shareholder in the firm’s litigation department.  He has extensive experience litigating a wide variety of cases, including complex business disputes, employment disputes, deficiency actions, real estate disputes, receivership actions and landlord-tenant disputes (both commercial and residential).

Education
Mr. Edwards obtained his Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Arizona, majoring in Finance with a minor in Political Science.  While in school, he played football for the Wildcats and interned with the Arizona Supreme Court.  Thereafter, he obtained his Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, from the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona.  There, he served as a Note and Comment Editor on the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law.  He also served as a law clerk for the Arizona Office of Homeland Security, the Pima County Attorney’s Office and the Honorable James C. Carruth, Magistrate Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

Bar and Court Admissions
Mr. Edwards is admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Nevada, the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.

Community Involvement – Memberships and Affiliations
Mr. Edwards is active in the community through local and national professional, church, and civic groups.  He was appointed to the Southern Nevada Disciplinary Board of the State Bar.  He is also a member of the American Bar Association and Clark County Bar Association.

Recognitions

Mr. Edwards received the AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which is given to fewer than 5 percent of attorneys.  He has also been recognized by Nevada Business Magazine as Legal Elite and by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star.

Please contact Mr. Edwards for more information about how to efficiently resolve your legal issues.