Sharon Breckenridge Thomas
Attorney at Thomas J. Henry Law's San Antonio Office
Prior to joining Thomas J. Henry Law, Ms. Sharon Breckenridge Thomas was Managing Attorney for the San Antonio Bar Association’s (SABA) Community Justice Foundation. In this capacity, she had oversight and management of a number of initiatives designed to organize local law firms and corporate legal departments to offer pro bono legal services to south Texas veterans and other individuals who could not afford needed legal representation. In addition to working with SABA, Ms. Thomas taught Organizational Management at Trinity University School of Business.
Ms. Thomas also maintained a private practice in San Antonio, Texas. Her law office advised nonprofit corporations and companies on governance, acquisitions, labor/employment law, and alternate dispute resolution. Before entering private practice, Ms. Thomas was a civilian J.A.G. attorney with the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Department where she spent more than 15 years representing the U.S. Government in labor and employment law matters. In her final assignment with the Air Force, Ms. Thomas served as the Division Chief of the Class Action Litigation Division, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, San Antonio Air Logistics Center. In this capacity, she managed a litigation support office and successfully defended the U.S. Government in complex class action litigation.
While with the Air Force, Ms. Thomas was appointed to serve as Visiting Law Faculty at the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General School, George C. Dickinson Law Center in Alabama. She taught courses in labor and employment law, civil rights and civil procedure. She has taught at St. Mary’s University School of Law in Texas. She also served as Visiting Law Faculty at Liberty University School of Law in Virginia where she taught complex litigation, legal writing and trial advocacy. Ms. Thomas is sought after and recognized internationally as a speaker on global labor and humanitarian issues. She has presented and published papers in the United States, China, the Middle East (Egypt) and Europe. Ms. Thomas is a member of the Congress of Fellows – Center for International Legal Studies, in Salzburg, Austria and the International Bar Association.
Ms. Thomas is a firm believer in public service. In 2013, Ms. Thomas was appointed by Governor Perry to serve a two-year term as a Commissioner on the Texas Commission on Human Rights (TCHR). In 2017, Governor Abbot appointed Ms. Thomas to a five-year term as a Commissioner on the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). In 2019, Ms. Thomas ran her first political race as a candidate for U.S. Congress.
A philanthropist at heart, Ms. Thomas founded City Centre Law, a nonprofit organization offering corporate governance advice and counsel to urban organizations with a vision for providing long term community services to the urban sectors of San Antonio. Her husband Bryan is a pastor who leads congregants in Southeast San Antonio. In her spare time, Ms. Thomas works with him in executing decentralized ministry with the emphasis on equipping and training congregants to lead neighborhood home churches.
Ms. Thomas was created and destined to help people through the practice of law. At Thomas J. Henry Law, she is given the enviable opportunity to work in an environment that allows her to help clients during some of the most difficult times of their lives. Ms. Thomas is a member of the State Bar of Texas and has been admitted to practice before the Northern, Southern, and Western Federal District Courts of Texas. Ms. Thomas is also admitted to practice before the Fifth Circuit and Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. She is board certified in labor and employment law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Ms. Thomas was born in Bitburg, Germany and has lived all over the world. She enjoys jazz music, Netflix, and traveling with her family.
- Automobile Accidents
- Company Vehicle Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Trucking Accidents
- Workplace Accidents
- State Bar of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the North District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- St. Mary’s University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas (J.D.)
- St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas, (B.A.)
- Cum Laude
- Delta Epsilon Sigma – National Scholastic Honor Society
THOMAS J. HENRY LAW – SAN ANTONIO – UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS BOULEVARD
Ms. Sharon Breckenridge Thomas and our team of San Antonio injury attorneys are located at 5711 University Heights Blvd., Suite 101, San Antonio, Texas 78249. We provide free walk-in case consultations Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 6:00pm. To start a consultation over the phone or to speak with your attorney, call 210-874-2615.
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The minute I called TJH i was relieved to know I had such an amazing team on my side. I was relaxed throughout the whole process.I 100% recommend this law firm. They explain every step they take before doing so, answer any questions with out a doubt, and they get the job done. Nothing but great things with them. – Nellie Garcia
The Team at Thomas j Henry did an excellent job we highly recommended them to everyone thank you so much for being very professional and prompt we are very pleased with the services . — Lynette Henrichson
If you are in need of an injury law firm, TJH should be your first call. They are one of the highest rated firms in the nation, and will work hard for you. — Barbara Murphy
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