Peter W. Thomas

Peter W. Thomas: Attorney with Praxidice, PC
  • Attorney at Praxidice, PC (1 Attorney)
  • Aspen Highlands, 39 Boomerang Road, Suite 8130, Aspen, CO 81611
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Pete is the principal and founder of Praxidice. After clerking for the Chief Justice of the Colorado Supreme Court, Pete worked in the litigation department of a large national law firm before relocating to Aspen and opening his own office. Pete enjoys the highest AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale Hubbell, has attained the designation of Master Advocate with the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, and is listed as one of Colorado’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers with the National Trial Lawyer’s Association.

Areas of Practice (46)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Civil Appeals
  • Appellate Practice
  • Arbitration
  • Business Fraud
  • Business Litigation
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Class Actions Defense
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Fraud
  • Commercial Torts
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Arbitration
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Litigation
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Consumer Arbitration
  • Consumer Class Actions
  • Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Contract Litigation
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Civil Fraud
  • Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Complex and Multi-District Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Adverse Possession
  • Quiet Title
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Torts
  • Toxic Torts
  • Land Use Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-870-8732  Phone
970-544-4849  Fax
University Attended:
University of Virginia, B.A., 1992
Law School Attended:
University of Denver, J.D., 1996
Year of First Admission:
Colorado and U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Faculty of Federal Advocates
National Trial Lawyers Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
National Institute of Trial Advocacy
Reported Cases:
Strudley v. Antero Resources Corp., 2013 WL 3427901 (Colo.App. 2013); Meyerstein v. City of Aspen, 282 P.3d 456 (Colo.App. 2011); Platt v. Aspenwood Condominium Ass'n, 214 P.3d 1060 (Colo. App. 2009); Waneka v. Clynke, 157 P.3d 1072 (Colo. 2007); Blue Ridge Capital v. Wilkinson, 2004 WL 2677708 (Colo. App. 2004); Murrell v. School Dist. No. 1, 186 F.3d 1238 (10th Cir. 1999); Hadid v. Sheik Al-Ibrahim, 1997 WL 606422 (D.Colo. 1997); ; Bell Colorado, Ltd. v. Related Westpac, LLC, 2011 WL 486185 (D.Colo. 2011).
Representation of stockholder in securities fraud lawsuit over the $770 million sale of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino franchise

Representation of brokerage firm in sale of 171,000 acre Forbes Trinchera Ranch, the highest priced personal property sold in U.S. history for $175,000,000.00;

Class counsel on behalf of Gmail account holders in claims against Google for internet and electronic privacy violations associated with the Google Buzz social networking site

Defense of Class Action seeking $110,000,000.00 against developer/operator of private golf course community for disgorgement of Club membership deposits

Defense of FLSA Collective Action for Federal wage claim and tip pool violations

Representation of publicly traded company in bond action against World Com associated with a statewide installation of fiber optic telecommunication cables;

Representation of defrauded investors in an international Ponzi scheme and money laundering operation resulting in Colorado's largest-ever fraud recovery case and the second longest white collar conviction in United States history;

Representation of developer in commercial arbitration involving the build out of a fractional club lodge and golf course community.

Representation of minor in precedent setting Title IX sexual harassment claim against Denver Public Schools

Hobbies & interests:
Guitar, skiing and whitewater kayaking
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Other - Alternative Fee Arrangements
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

Client Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 (2 reviews)
  • 100% (2 recommendations)
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  • Value for Money

  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 12/05/10 in Litigation.

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  • Recommended 4.5/5.0 Rated on 10/13/10 in Business Law.

    Provided sound advice and options. Quick responses and very knowledgeable.

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