Thomas Law & Consulting, PLLC, is a law and consulting firm based in Tallahassee, Florida, specializing in administrative law, administrative and civil litigation and appeals, state agency licensing and regulatory issues, elections, and governmental relations, including both agency and legislative affairs.
Stephen Thomas has extensive experience in litigation, legislative and government affairs, and elections. A graduate of The Florida State University College of Law with honors, Stephen has practiced administrative law, administrative litigation, and complex civil litigation in the representation of multiple Florida agencies, including the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation, Florida Department of Financial Services, and Office of the Attorney General, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, Complex Civil Litigation Section. Stephen has also served as both legal counsel and staff in the Florida Senate and Florida House of Representatives, including as chief legal counsel for the Florida Senate Minority Office, in addition to running and advising campaigns for public office.
From 2016-2020, Stephen served as chief legal counsel to the Florida Senate Minority Office. He was responsible for providing advice and legislative policy analysis, drafting legislation and amendments, and providing direct support in committees and on the Senate floor during the legislative session. Stephen oversaw analysis and tracking of legislation originating in or referred to the Committees on Banking and Insurance; Innovation, Industry and Technology; Commerce and Tourism; Judiciary; Criminal Justice; and Transportation, Tourism and Economic Development Appropriations.
Stephen is a veteran of the United States Navy, having served as a cryptologist and Russian Linguist from 1989-1994, including tours in Turkey and Japan.