Thomas is a student judge advocate in the Marine Corps. He graduated from Rutgers University in 2015 with a B.A., the Elisabeth Haub School of Law in 2018 with a J.D. and expects to graduate with a LL.M in Environmental Law in May 2020. Thomas is on active duty stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. He is admitted to practice law in New York and New Jersey, and in front of the Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.