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Thomas A. Hurd
Thomas A. Hurd hails from Urbandale, Iowa. He attended the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in music, with an emphasis in opera performance.
Mr. Hurd went on to attend law school at the University of Illinois College of Law in Champagne-Urbana where he graduated cum laude. While in Law School, Mr. Hurd served as a member of the Elder Law Review, and was awarded best oralist and best brief in the Frederick Douglass Civil Rights Moot Court Competition. Mr. Hurd was president of the American Civil Liberties Union student chapter at the law school from 2010-2011, and was Vice President of Phi Alpha Delta from 2009-2010, before serving as president from 2010-2011.
After graduating, Mr. Hurd joined the Lipman Law Firm, where he practiced in the areas of civil rights litigation, post-conviction review, consumer protection, class-action litigation, and landlord/tenant law.
Mr. Hurd prides himself on working hard to advocate for his clients and get the best outcome possible on each case that he works.