Thomas L. Hunt
Thomas L. Hunt & Associates, Houston, Texas (May 1995 to July 1, 2020); and, Of Counsel, The Spencer Law Firm (July 2, 2020- present). Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating.
Extensive lead trial attorney and appellate practice experience in complex commercial litigation with an emphasis in the areas of patents, securities, banking, lending, real estate and personal injury/wrongful death litigation.
Representative Institutional Clients: Toshiba Europe GmbH; Toshiba International Corp.; Northern Trust Corporation; Northern Trust Bank of Arizona; Daewoo Financial Services; Daewoo Electronics Corp. of America; Daewoo Electronics Ltd.; Amerex Natural Gas; Amerex Power; Benchmark Electronics, Inc.; and Langham Petroleum Energy Corp.
Representative complex litigation as lead trial counsel: multi-billion dollar class action securities fraud case representing Enron employee option holders and UBS retail brokerage customers holding Enron securities; represented an international television manufacturer in a billion dollar multi-defendant (all television manufactures and retailers in the U.S. domestic market) patent infringement case involving parental guard technology; represented international electric motor and drive manufacturer in a hundred million dollar patent infringement case for industrial drives; represented claimants in multi-district surgical glove products liability case; prosecuted and defended numerous multi-plaintiff securities claims in both district court and NASD arbitrations; represented an insurance company in connection with an action to certify a national reverse class action concerning group health insurance claims coverage; represented West Africa Compaq distributor/franchisee against Hewlett Packard in franchise agreement arbitration/franchise termination dispute; represented standby letter of credit issuer in Iraqi manufacturing facility construction and blocked account dispute; and represented an international underground petroleum storage tank testing company in environmental pollution claims.
Current Employment Position
- Business Consultation
- Partnership Disputes and Management
- Business Litigation
- Real Estate
- Personal Injury
- Wrongful Death
- Product Liability
- Copyright and Trademark and Patents
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit