Thomas Conerty represents clients in commercial litigation and arbitration. He has experience preparing successful briefings in federal district and appellate courts and developing case strategy in a range of matters. Thomas has represented clients in cases involving class actions, toxic torts, the federal False Claims Act (FCA), contractual disputes, business torts, and international insurance recovery. Thomas also has significant experience in fact development, e-discovery, and motions practice, including motions to dismiss and motions for summary judgment.
Thomas is active in the Firm's pro bono activities, including cases involving the religious liberties of incarcerated individuals.
Before joining Jones Day, Thomas clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
- Vanderbilt University (J.D. 2020; Order of the Coif; Notes Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review; Vanderbilt Scholastic Excellence Awards in Torts, Contracts, and Land Use Planning); Hope College (B.A. in Political Science summa cum laude 2016; Recipient: James Dyke Van Putten Political Science Prize, Dr. Marvin Zuidema Award [athletic conference award for excellence], and Renze Lyle Hoeksema Prize)
- Law Clerk to Judge John B. Nalbandian, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit (2020-2021)