Thomas A. Pratt
Thomas Pratt joined the Sarasota office of Goodman McGuffey LLP in 2019. Tom’s practice focuses primarily on insurance coverage and defense and general civil litigation. Tom is admitted to practice law in the state of Florida and is a member of the bars of all three US District Courts in Florida (Northern, Middle, Southern). Thomas graduated from the University of New Mexico Law School in 2015, where he received an award for commercial law.
Prior to joining Goodman McGuffey LLP, Tom served as an Assistant State Attorney for the 12th Judicial Circuit. His experience there included more than 25 trials. Tom’s internship experience included the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque as well as the New Mexico State Department of Labor (known as the Department of Workforce Solutions.) Tom’s first career was in television news – serving in news leadership positions including Vice President at The Weather Channel.
Tom and his wife also ran a successful start-up counseling center. Tom is originally from Boston, Massachusetts and currently resides in Lakewood Ranch, Florida.
Awards & Recognitions
Received award for Commercial Law from the University of New Mexico Law School (2015)
Florida State Bar
Florida Defense Lawyers Association
American Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)