“I am known to be a strong advocate, good listener and give great attention to detail.” – Thomas D. Farris
Farris, Parker & Hubbard began in the 1960s when it was known as Stokes, Carnahan & Fields. Although our name has changed over the decades, our commitment to serving our clients remains steadfast.
Whether in the courtroom or the boardroom, our attorneys will handle your matter skillfully and diligently. We have decades of experience preparing and trying lawsuits for plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts, before arbitration panels, and in administrative proceedings. We handle cases on appeal before the Texas Courts of Appeals, the Texas Supreme Court, and the United States Courts of Appeals. Our attorneys carefully draft and negotiate contracts and agreements of all types. We prepare estate plans, guide you through your divorce or custody matter, and facilitate the homecoming of your adopted child.
From the Panhandle to the Permian Basin, from Eastern New Mexico to Western Oklahoma, you can be assured that our attorneys and staff make it our business to understand and effectively respond to your needs. Our priorities are your priorities, and we look forward to serving you.
Thomas D. Farris Shareholder with Farris Parker Hubbard, P.C., is admitted to practice in Texas state courts, the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit. Mr. Farris is a trial lawyer, who focuses primarily in the areas of medical professional liability (successfully representing doctors), commercial litigation, products liability, personal injury, oil and gas litigation, and general civil litigation.
Mr. Farris is a native of Amarillo Texas, and a lifelong resident. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi from The University of Texas at Austin, where he earned a B.A. with Highest Honors in 1973 and a J.D. in 1976. Mr. Farris is a member of the Amarillo Bar Association, where he has served as the secretary, treasurer and director. He is also a member of the Trial Law Institute and Diversity Law Institute and has achieved the status of Senior Fellow by the Litigation Counsel of America. His civic work includes serving as a director for the High Plains Children’s Home and Family Services, Inc. He is a fellow of Litigation Counsel of America and a fellow of the American Academy of Medical Malpractice Lawyers.
Mr. Farris has been recognized by Super Lawyers, 2007-2017, Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization-Civil Trial Law, AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, The Voice of the Defense Bar, American Board of Trial Advocates and Top Rated Law Firms AV Preeminent, 2013.
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