|Current Court Information:|
|Florida First District Court of Appeal|
|Past position:||Public Safety Policy Coordinator for the Governor|
|Born:||January 11, 1954|
|Bachelors:||Florida State University, 1977|
|Law School:||University of Florida College of Law, 1982|
|Candidate for:||First District Court of Appeal|
|Election information 2012:|
|Election date:||November 6, 2012|
Bradford L. "Brad" Thomas is a judge on the Florida First District Court of Appeal. He was appointed to this position in 2005 and was retained by voters on November 7, 2006. His current term expires on January 1, 2013.
Thomas is running for reelection in 2012.
- See also: Florida judicial elections, 2012
Bradford Thomas graduated from Florida State University in 1977 and went on to receive his law degree from the University of Florida College of Law in 1982. He is currently married.
After his graduation from the Florida College of Law, Thomas continued to work there as the Assistant Director of the Appellate Advocacy Program until 1984. He worked as a private practice attorney for a little while and then became the Assistant General Counsel for the Florida Department of Environmental Regulation until 1987. He was an Assistant Attorney General from 1987 to 1989 and the Assistant General Counsel for the Florida Parole Commission from 1989 to 1991. From 1991 to 1996, he was an Assistant State Attorney of the 2nd Florida Judicial Circuit. He then became the staff director of the Florida Senate Criminal Justice Committee until 1997. After this, he worked as the Council Director of the Florida House of Representatives Justice Council until 1999. That year, he began working as the Public Safety Policy Coordinator for the Governor. He held this position until his appointment to the Court of Appeals.
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