Patrick C. Thomas


Phone: (812) 423-3183, ext. 2308

Jana Sallee

Published Cases
Pat Thomas primarily practices as a civil litigator and defense trial attorney. Hardworking, dedicated and competitive, Pat assists individuals, businesses and governmental entities in claims pertaining to commercial law, contract, insurance, employment law, real estate, and municipal law. A native of West Harrison, Ind., Pat earned his bachelor’s degree in political science, with a business certificate from the Liberal Arts and Management Program and minors in economics and psychology, from Indiana University, Bloomington, in 2009. He earned his Juris Doctor from Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, in 2013. Pat was actively involved in the Protective Order Project (Assistant Student Director and Certified Legal Intern), Graduate and Professional Student Organization (Vice President), Sherman Minton Moot Court Competition, Christian Law Society, Business Law Society, and Taliaferro Family and Children Mediation Clinic.
  • 2009: Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., B.S., Political Science
  • 2013: Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, Ind., J.D.
Bar Admissions
  • State of Indiana
  • State of Illinois
  • Commonwealth of Kentucky
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • Selected, Indiana Super Lawyers® Magazine, Rising Star (2018, 2019)
  • Recipient, Brown County High School, Honored Mentor Award
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Indiana University
  • Burnett-Masters Junior Scholarship for Leadership, Indiana University
  • Sherman Minton Moot Court Competition Octofinalist, Indiana University
  • Top 20 Brief Writing Honors, Indiana University
Published Cases
  • Ingram v. Diamond Equip., Inc., 118 N.E.3d 1 (Ind. Ct. App. 2018).
Professional Affiliations
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Evansville Bar Association
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana
  • Brooks American Inn of Court
  • Indiana State Bar Association Leadership Development Academy (Class of 2019)
Civic Affiliations
  • Tri-State Food Bank:  Board of Directors, President
  • Pro Bono Protective Order Project: Volunteer Attorney
  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law:  Young Alumni Steering Committee
  • Rotaract Club of Evansville:  Membership Chair
  • Leadership Everyone: Alumnus
  • Christian Fellowship Church:  Youth Leader
  • Stonecreek Home Owners’ Association: Vice President
  • Younglife, North Posey High School:  Leader
  • Younglife, Newburgh:  Former New Leader Trainer
  • Youth Resources:  Former Teen Court Volunteer Attorney
  • Younglife, Greater Bloomington:  Former Volunteer Leader
  • Brown County High School Track Team:  Former Volunteer Coach
  • Brown County High School Cross Country Team:  Former Volunteer Coach
  • Green River Kiwanis Club: Former Member