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Nick Haynes, Personal Injury Lawyer


Phone: (502) 293-5484
Email: nick.haynes@thomaslawoffices.com

Nick has represented hundreds of people seriously injured or killed by negligent medical care, birth injuries, car and motorcycle wrecks, and big truck collisions. His hard work and commitment to clients establishes him as a leader in his field, with his peers awarding him an AV Preeminent Rating. This honors the highest level of professional excellence in legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards.

At Thomas Law Offices, Nick emphasizes helping people. If you have been seriously injured, contact him directly at (502) 293-5484. He also welcomes referrals from attorneys.

Based in Louisville and practicing throughout Kentucky and Ohio, Nick’s focus is on complex litigation. Since graduating law school in 2005, his practice has been centered in the courtroom. He first represented underserved people as a public defender and was recognized for his advocacy and trial skills. He then became a partner in a boutique litigation firm representing medical professionals, gaining invaluable experience deposing doctors and experts across the country, and winning jury trials in state and federal courts.

Always learning and growing, Nick is a proud member of the American Association for Justice, Kentucky Bar Association, the Kentucky Justice Association, the Ohio Association for Justice, and a past member of the Brandeis chapter of the American Inns of Court.

In addition to his legal practice, Nick coaches cross country and track. His wife, Becca, is a proud elementary school principal, and they are parents to children in middle and high school. Their family enjoys the arts, traveling, and spending time at the lake.


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At Thomas Law Offices, our personal injury attorneys recognize that our potential clients are likely going through some of the most difficult times of their lives. We don't want you to have to worry about paying out of pocket for legal advice when you're just starting to learn your legal rights and options. That's why we provide free case evaluations. We'll offer our expert advice about your potential case and walk you through how we can help you.

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Meet Our Founder

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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Tad Thomas on The National Crime Victim Bar Association
National Civil Justice Institute - Trustee
Tad Thomas on Lawyer Minds
Tad Thomas on American Association for Justice
Southern Trial Lawyers Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Ohio Association for Justice
Kentucky Justice Association
Fellows of the Litigation Counsel of America
Martindale Hubbell Preeminent
2021 Public Justice Member
AAJ Masters of Trial Law: Champion