Mr. Thomas served as a prosecutor for ten years of his career, culminating in a focus on homicide, including capital murder, robbery, sexual assault and other violent crime cases. Mr. Thomas brings a wealth of experience to his practice as a Virginia appellate lawyer. During his years on the Virginia bench, he presided over hundreds of criminal and traffic law trials and hearings, covering a full range of felony and misdemeanor offenses. He gained extensive knowledge and experience in constitutional law, trial evidence, exulpatory evidence, discovery and procedural rules. Mr. Thomas combines his wealth of experience with a passionate and thorough approach on behalf of his criminal appellate clients.