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Matt N. Thomas

Matt Thomas focuses on complex civil litigation. Prior to joining FAVROS, Matt spent 8 years prosecuting fraud and became the primary prosecutor of insurance fraud for the State of Washington. He has successfully defended medical malpractice, design defect, and personal injury litigation and represented plaintiffs in class actions, civil RICO actions, and qui tam actions.

Practice

  • Medical Professional Liability Defense
  • Civil/Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Appeals

Education

  • St. John’s University School of Law, J.D. 2007
  • Mary Washington College, B.S. 2004

Admitted to Practice

  • Washington State
  • United States District Court – Western District of Washington
  • United States District Court – Eastern District of Washington
  • New York State
  • United States District Court - Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court - Eastern District of New York

Professional Experience

  • Fain Anderson VanDerhoef Rosendahl O’Halloran Spillane, PLLC – Associate, 2020 – Present
  • Washington State Attorney General’s Office 2015-2020
  • U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps, 2008-2014
  • DeHaan Busse LLP, 2007-2008

Publications & Presentations

  • Legislative Testimony on Behalf of the Attorney General, 2018, 2019, 2020 State Legislative Sessions
  • Instructor: “Going Paperless,” January 2019 Attorney General’s Office Trial Technology Conference
  • Presenter: “Prosecuting Fraud,” 2016 National Fraud Director’s Conference
  • Presenter: “Insurance Fraud Autopsies,” 2016 Puget Sound Special Investigators
  • Author/Presenter: “Sovereign Terrorists?  Applying the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act to Cases of International Terrorism,” The New York Litigator, Fall 2007

Community Involvement

  • Veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan
Matt N. Thomas
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