Blair M. Thomas is a member of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation practice group. Blair is committed to assisting our clients and the community by providing excellent professional services and thoughtful solutions.
Blair attended Bucknell University, graduating in 2010 with her Bachelor of Arts in both International Relations and Spanish, graduating with honors. In 2011, she received her Master’s in Foreign Affairs, graduating with honors, from Penn State University. After gaining professional experience working for Fidelity National Financial, an investment firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she decided to pursue her law degree. In 2014, Blair moved to Virginia to attend the University of Richmond School of Law.
During law school, Blair won the Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition, representing Richmond Law at the 2015-2016 Regional Competition; and served as Publications Editor for the Public Interest Law Review. She clerked with the Supreme Court of Virginia, in the chambers for the Honorable Cleo E. Powell, and with the Office of the Chief Staff Attorney. Blair speaks Spanish and has provided legal translation services to assist the Community Tax Law Project.
In 2017, she earned her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Richmond School of Law. Upon graduation, Blair was awarded the “Harry L. Carrico Pro Bono and Public Service Award” for her 180+ hours of law-related volunteer service work.
After two years sharpening her litigation skills in civil defense work with the firm Jones, Blechman, Woltz & Kelly, PC, in Newport News, Virginia, Blair made the move to join Geoff and his team to represent clients in workers’ compensation claims.
In practice, Blair remains dedicated to public service, and continues to advocate on behalf of the underrepresented. Please reach out to Geoff McDonald & Associates, P.C., to speak with Blair about your workers’ compensation claim today.