Eva Thomas Attorney at A.Y. Strauss in New Jersey

Eva Thomas

Associate
973-287-0961

Eva Thomas is an associate at A.Y. Strauss in the Commercial Litigation department. Previously, Eva served as a public defender in Nassau County, N.Y. During law school, Eva worked in the Civil Rights Clinic at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, securing the first known payment by the New York Department of Corrections and Community Supervision to an incarcerated transgender individual for sexual abuse. She also earned the Paris Baldacci Scholarship for her achievement in providing outstanding student legal work to the LGBTQ community. A member of Cardozo’s Moot Court Honor Society, Eva served as a Competitions Editor.

Honors and Accolades

  • Paris Baldacci Scholarship, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Dean’s Scholarship, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Overall Winner and Best Brief, August A. Rendigs National Products Liability Moot Court Competition (as coach), 2019
  • Semifinalist, National Latino/a Law Student Association Moot Court Competition, 2018
  • Octofinalist and Third Best Oralist, Federal Bar Association Thurgood Marshall Moot Court Competition, 2018

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • New York State Bar Association

Education

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University (J.D., cum laude, 2019) Competitions Editor, Moot Court Honor Society

University of Idaho (B.S.F.C.S., 2012)

Bar Admissions

New York

Practice Areas