Thomas W. Mitchell, Esq.
Thomas W. Mitchell represents individuals and businesses in complex litigation and trials. He has successfully tried dozens of cases to verdict, and secured favorable settlements in countless other matters.
Mr. Mitchell has been a trial lawyer in the Washington, D.C. area for his entire career. He represents patients injured by the medical malpractice of doctors, nurses, hospitals and other healthcare providers. He also represents clients in catastrophic injury cases, involving automotive or trucking accidents, dangerous or defective products, government and police misconduct, and landowner negligence. His clients also include businesses and major corporations harmed by unlawful commercial conduct and regulatory violations, and business executives injured in partnership, investment, intellectual property, and other types of business disputes.
Mr. Mitchell has developed a special expertise in education law from representing families with injured and disabled children, and he now uses that expertise in representing public charter schools in a wide variety of matters.
Mr. Mitchell graduated from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1988 and served on the staff and as Associate Editor of the Georgetown Law Journal. He then clerked for the Honorable Fred B. Ugast, Chief Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Prior to joining Klores Mitchell, he was a partner in the Washington, D.C. firm of Collier Shannon Rill & Scott and before then was an attorney at Shaw Pittman Potts & Trowbridge. Mr. Mitchell and his wife, Janene, have four children.
Awards, Honors &
- Best Lawyers in America, 2012
- Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C., Board of Governors
- Amicus Committee, Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C.
- Trial Lawyers Association of Maryland
- American Association for Justice
- American Bar Association
- Prince George’s County Bar Association
- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury
- Pharmaceutical/Drug Litigation
- Education aw
- Product liability
- Professional negligence
- Consumer protection
- Deceptive business practices
- New York
- District of Columbia
- Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1988
- University of Virginia, B.A., 1985