Bose McKinney & Evans Expands Environmental Group

The law firm of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP is pleased to announce that Seth Thomas has joined the firm’s Environmental Group. Thomas will also work with the firm’s Litigation Group.

“We are excited to add Seth to our growing Environmental Practice Group,” said Jeffrey Gaither, managing partner of Bose McKinney & Evans. “He brings a wealth of knowledge to help us work toward even greater success for our firm’s valued clients.”

In his role, Thomas advises clients in disputes involving environmental cleanup, insurance coverage, toxic and environmental torts, class action lawsuits, contracts, and technology/software development. In addition, he counsels clients on legal and business risks from internal and external investigations, business relationships, and threatened litigation. He also brings experience drafting and negotiating contracts, covenants and settlement agreements.

Thomas is also experienced advising clients in matters related to data privacy, computer forensics, consumer protection, the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act (CAN-SPAM), and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

Prior to joining Bose McKinney & Evans, Thomas was in-house counsel for a leading national home security organization. He took on this role after serving as a legal fellow with International Justice Mission (IJM) in the Philippines for 18 months. IJM is a global charity with a plan to eliminate the slave trade everywhere. As an advisor to IJM’s team in Manila, he assisted Filipino prosecutors who handled cybersex-trafficking cases and designed trainings to help prosecutors more effectively prosecute these crimes in the Philippines. Before joining IJM, he advised clients on business, litigation and environmental matters at a large Indianapolis law firm.

Thomas is a graduate of Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and Robert H. McKinney School of Law.