Christopher D. Thomas

Environmental, Mediation
Two Renaissance Square, 40 North Central Avenue, Suite 2700
Phoenix, Arizona 850044498



1985, Arizona; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Law School

University of Iowa, J.D., with high distinction, 1985

Law School Graduation Year



Drake University, B.A., cum laude, 1982


Maricopa County (Environmental Law Committee; Corporate Counsel Division and American (Environment, Energy and Resources Section, Committee on Solid and Hazardous Waste; Litigation Section) Bar Associations; State Bar of Arizona (Executive Council, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section; Former Member, Rules of Professional Conduct Committee); Volunteer Lawyers Program.


Associate Editor, Iowa Law Review, 1984-1985. Section Editor and Co-Author: Superfund and WQARF Practice and Environmental Justice, Arizona Environmental Law Manual , State Bar of Arizona, 2nd ed., 1999. Co-Author and Co-Editor: The Most Commonly Asked Questions About Environmental Law, Maricopa County Bar Association, 2nd ed., 1999. Co-Author: Brave New WQARF: Tales from the Superfund Frontier, Arizona Attorney, Vol., 34, No. 2, October 1997; Untangling the Web of WQARF: Arizona's Superfund Reform, Arizona Attorney, August/September 1996. Member, Environmental Committee, Arizona Association of Industries. President, Board of Directors, Arizona Center for Disability Law. Member, Arizona Town Hall. Disciplinary Hearing Officer, Arizona Supreme Court. Member, Board of Trustees and its Executive Committee, The Nature Conservancy, Arizona.