||Thomas H. Roberts
received his J.D. degree in 1986 from the University of Richmond, T.C.
Williams School of Law.
Roberts was admitted to the bar of the Virginia Supreme Court and the
U. S. District Court for the Eastern and Western District of Virginia and
to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in 1986. He is also admitted to the
bars of the U. S. Supreme Court and the Circuit Court of Appeals for the
Federal Circuit and the United States District Court for Colorado. Roberts
is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the Virginia Trial Lawyers
Roberts has practiced law in Virginia since 1986 and is now the
principal in the firm of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P. C.,
Roberts was the first attorney in the history of Henrico County, Virginia to obtain a jury verdict in excess of $1 Million in the Circuit Court. He has worked on numerous trial and appellate cases over the last
two decades that have involved briefing and argument of complex issues
resulting in both reported and unreported decisions, including Wycoff
v. Morrissey, (Henrico Circuit Ct. 2002)($1,040,000 Jury Verdict); Martin
v. Univ. of Va. Med. Ctr., 2007 Va. App. 97 (2007);O'Brien
v. Everfast, Inc., 254 Va. 326, 491 S.E.2d 712 (1997); Goad v.
Virginia Bd. of Medicine, 2003 WL 21146593 (Va.App.,2003); Brubaker
v. City of Richmond, 943 F.2d 1363 (4th Cir.1991); Thompson
v. Town of Front Royal, 117 F.Supp.2d 522, (W.D.Va.,2000); Fobian
v. Storage Technology Corp., 164 F.3d 887 (4th Cir.1999);
Rector v. Approved Federal Sav. Bank, 265 F.3d 248, (4th
Cir. 2001); Brown v. ABF Freight Systems,
Inc., 183 F.3d 319 (4th
Cir.1999); Francis v. Francis, 30 Va.App. 584, 518 S.E.2d 842 (Va.App.,1999);
Taylor v. Virginia Union University, 193 F.3d 219 (4th Cir.
1999)(en banc); McCormick v. AT & T Technologies, Inc., 934
F.2d 531 (4th Cir. 1991)(en banc); Cornwell v. Sachs, 99
F.Supp.2d 695 (E.D.Va.,2000); WXGI, Inc. v. N.L.R.B., 243 F.3d 833
(4th Cir. 2001); Corker v. Jones, 955 F.2d 40, 1992 WL
29282 (4th Cir.1992); Cooley v. Tyson Foods, Inc., 257 Va. 518, 514
S.E.2d 770 (1999); Thurston v. Louisa County School Bd., 1999 WL
195676 (W.D.Va.,1999); United
Leasing Corp. v. Thrift Ins. Corp.,247 Va. 299, 440 S.E.2d 902 (1994); Brown v. Ferguson, 1989 WL
641951 (Va.App.,1989)(unpublished); Cutts v. Peed, 17 Fed.Appx.
132, 2001 WL 963728 (4th Cir. 2001)(unpublished); Rector v. Wykle,
230 F.3d 1353, 2000 WL 1294238 (4th Cir. 2000)(unpublished); Phillips
v. Peddle, 7 Fed.Appx. 175, 2001 WL 262655 (4th Cir.
2001)(unpublished); Fobian v. Storage Technology Corp., 217 F.3d
838, 2000 WL 870494 (4th Cir. 2000)(unpublished); Loney v. Miles,
213 F.3d 631, 2000 WL 530319 (4th Cir. 2000)(unpublished); Donnangelo
v. Myers, 187 F.3d 629, 1999 WL 565834 (4th Cir. 1999)(unpublished); Prindes
v. Winn-Dixie Raleigh, Inc., 111 F.3d 129, 1997 WL 195920 (4th
Cir.1997) (unpublished); Fleming v. Worker's Compensation Com'n of
Virginia, 78 F.3d 578, 1996 WL 93843 (4th Cir.1996)(unpublished); and
Resolution Trust Corp. v. Shield, 980 F.2d 727, 1992 WL 355183 (4th
Devastating Injuries in healthcare
Workers: Description of the Crisis
and Legislative Solution to the Epidemic of Back Injury from Patient
Lifting; Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants, 15(2)225-241
(2005). Coauthor w/ Richard F. Edlich, MD, PhD., et al.