Professional Profiles

Wayne D. Thomas


McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, California
Juris Doctor, 1985

University of the Pacific, Stockton, California
B.S., Business Administration, 1981


As Managing Partner of THOMAS | LUCAS with over 30 years litigation experience, Wayne Thomas has handled all aspects of civil litigation including numerous Superior Court jury and bench trials, mediations and arbitrations. Together with senior trial counsel Tim Lucas, they have assembled a highly qualified team of experienced attorneys and support staff specializing in general civil and complex litigation.

Mr. Thomas is a third generation contractor and a first generation lawyer. He has been actively involved in the construction of a variety of projects including multi-family housing tracts, motels, condominiums, custom homes, mobile home parks, commercial and light industrial buildings. Through his development company, he continues to be involved in construction and real estate throughout California and the Pacific Northwest.

Professional Associations / Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Bar No. 139517, Admitted 1989
  • Supreme Court of the State of California
  • U.S. District Court Bar, for the Southern District of California
  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • San Diego Defense Lawyers Association
  • San Diego Barristers Club (Board of Directors 1994-1995)
  • Associated Plastering and Lathing Contractors
  • California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC)