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Columbia, MO Dog Bite Lawyer

Published on Sep 1, 2020 in .

Dogs can be faithful companions and wonderful, protective pets, but depending on the breed of a dog and how it was raised, an unwatched dog can prove dangerous to humans and other animals. A dog that escapes from its owner’s yard or unexpectedly leaps over a fence when you walk by the owner’s house can […]

A Basic Guide to Dog Bite Laws in Kentucky

Published on Nov 28, 2017 in Dog Bite.

Dog bites can be scary and severe. In 2016, there were 31 U.S. fatalities from dog bites. Over $600 million of homeowners insurance liability claim dollars went to dog bites or dog-related injuries. When a sudden attack happens, you will most likely need medical treatment. If bills start to pile up, you’ll probably think about […]

Things You May Not Know About Kentucky Dog Bite Lawsuits

Published on Jan 31, 2017 in Dog Bite.

Kentucky is a state that takes cases involving dog bites very seriously.  Dog owners are expected to take full responsibility for their dog at all times.  Kentucky is a strict liability state which is favorable for anyone who is attacked or injured in any way by a dog.  The owner or keeper of the dog […]

Louisville Dog Bite Lawyer

Published on Jun 1, 2015 in .

While dog owners can experience a variety of health benefits from having a dog, like reduced stress and increased exercise opportunities, situations where a dog acts aggressively can quickly get out of hand. Even the nicest of dogs can reach a point where it decides to attack another person or animal. If you’ve been victim […]

Understanding Kentucky’s Dog Bite Law

Published on Feb 4, 2013 in Dog Bite.

Kentucky is one of several U.S. states that uses a “strict liability” law for dog bites. In strict-liability states, owners of dogs that bite another person are liable for those injuries, even if the owner had no idea the dog would act aggressively. Kentucky’s strict-liability dog bite law, KRS 258.235(4), states that “Any owner whose […]

Lexington Wrongful Death Lawyer

Published on Nov 4, 2022 in .

A wrongful death is an unexpected, premature loss of life due to a wrongful act. Our law firm often witnesses how wrongful deaths occur far too often in Kentucky due to negligence, meaning they were completely preventable. While nothing will bring back your deceased family member, state law allows victims to file a wrongful death […]

Lexington Premises Liability Lawyer

Published on Nov 4, 2022 in .

Each day, we venture out in Lexington, Kentucky, never thinking twice about the prospect that we’ll encounter a dangerous property situation. However, as most of us are aware, when we put our fate in the hands of others, we lose control. That loss of control increases the chances that we may encounter a hazardous scenario […]

Premises Liability Lawyer

Published on Mar 8, 2022 in .

It takes less than a second for an accident to upend your life completely. When negligence contributes to your accident, you have the right to pursue a claim to seek compensation for your losses. To give yourself the best chance at recovery, you need help from a premises liability lawyer from Thomas Law Offices. Our […]

Chicago Slip and Fall Lawyer

Published on Mar 22, 2021 in .

When an unforeseeable slip and fall accident occurs, some victims will not be left with any physical injuries stemming from the incident, while others will not be as fortunate. A select few may be left with debilitating impairments requiring a long hospital stay and significant days of missed work. In injury cases, it can be […]

St. Louis Premises Liability Lawyer

Published on Sep 1, 2020 in .

Property owners are responsible for the upkeep and safety of the structures on their property. When another person is injured on their property from their negligence, their injury could fall under premises liability. Taking legal action against a property owner you do or do not know can seem like a daunting task, but you deserve […]

Kansas City Premises Liability Lawyer

Published on Sep 1, 2020 in .

Property owners in Missouri are responsible for keeping their premises safe for visitors and invitees. If a person on the property gets injured from an unsafe surface or structure on the premises that the property owner knew about, then they could file a claim against the property owner. A Kansas City premises liability lawyer from […]

Columbia Personal Injury Lawyer

Published on Sep 1, 2020 in .

Serious injuries significantly impact the lives of individuals and their families. In the event you’ve been involved in an accident and believe someone else is to blame, you have the right to pursue litigation and recover compensation for your losses. A Columbia personal injury lawyer can help. Thomas Law Offices is prepared to fight on […]

Chicago Premises Liability Lawyer

Published on Jun 15, 2020 in .

Unsafe conditions on any property have the potential to cause serious harm to visitors. If you’ve been injured because a property owner failed to maintain their house, yard, or place of business, you have the right to take legal action. A Chicago premises liability lawyer from Thomas Law Offices can help you determine if you […]

Louisville Personal Injury Lawyer

Published on May 27, 2015 in .

When an unexpected accident causes you injury, it’s likely you’re dealing with mounting medical bills and lost wages from time off work. In the event someone else’s negligence contributed to your accident, you have the right to file a claim against them in an effort to seek compensation for your losses. In Kentucky, a Louisville […]

Kevin Weis

Published on Feb 1, 2014 in .

Partner Phone: (502) 901-4450 Ext. 1028 Email: kevin.weis@thomaslawoffices.com LinkedIn Kevin Weis has continuously represented since 1999 people seriously injured or killed as the result of negligent individuals and corporations in such areas as Motor Vehicle Negligence, Medical/Healthcare Negligence, Premises Liability (“slip and falls”), Products Liability, Dog Bites, Tractor Trailer Negligence, and General Negligence. His passion […]

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Tad Thomas - Trial Lawyer

Tad Thomas

Managing Partner

Tad Thomas has dedicated his practice to representing plaintiffs in various types of civil litigation, including personal injury, business litigation, class actions, and multi-district litigation.

After graduating with his law degree in 2000 from Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University, Mr. Thomas immediately opened his own private practice and began representing injury victims.

In 2011, Thomas Law Offices was established in Louisville, Kentucky. Over the past decade, Mr. Thomas has expanded his firm and now has offices in three additional locations: Cincinnati, Ohio, Columbia, Missouri, and Chicago, Illinois. He is also a frequent lecturer on topics like trial skills and ethics and technology.

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CDC Warns of Drug-Resistant Fungal Infection in Hospitals

If the height of the pandemic a few years ago used to make you fear heading to the hospital when in need of urgent medical aid, then the latest reports, like this article published by CBS News, regarding a drug-resistant fungal infection caused by Candida auris plaguing hospitals and nursing homes are unlikely to help […]

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Injured Missourians May Be Eligible for Compensation From Missouri Victims’ Fund

There is good news for victims of negligence who have been unable to obtain the financial award they deserve—injured Missourians may be eligible for compensation from the Missouri Tort Victims’ Compensation Fund. Our team of personal injury attorneys at Thomas Law Offices is currently helping clients obtain compensation through this vital, yet often overlooked, state-funded […]

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What Is Breach of Duty?

In almost every facet of our daily lives, we encounter situations in which one individual owes a duty of care to another. When someone violates their duty of care, it is considered a breach. This breach does not always cause harm, but when it does, the victim may deal with extensive injuries, costly medical bills, […]

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