Thomas Hampton, Esq.
Family Law Attorney
Mr. Thomas Lloyd Hampton has over 20 years of legal expertise and knowledge in the area of Family Law. Before joining the Firm, Mr. Hampton was the Supervising Attorney at the 16th Judicial Circuit's Guardian ad Litem Program, where he represented children's best interests in all areas of Dependency proceedings.
Mr. Hampton earned his Juris Doctor degree from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri. Mr. Hampton is also an advocate for the LGBTQ community and has the distinction of having obtained a landmark decision with the State of Florida on same-sex couples' right to marry within the State.
Mr. Hampton has extensive experience in matters involving Dissolution of Marriage, Child Support, and Paternity issues. He is a well-versed Family Law Attorney who decided to narrow his focus to family law when he realized that the valuable pretrial and courtroom skills he had developed over years of dependency practice could best be put to use helping families and their children navigate the unique challenges a family law case can bring.
Mr. Hampton prides himself on understanding the frustrations and emotions a family law case can bring his clients and strives daily to put his clients' mind's at ease by listening and advocating for them. He works tirelessly so that his clients can get back to what really matters – their families.
Mr. Hampton is licensed to practice in Florida and Illinois; and is fluent in English.
“Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Areas of Practice:
• Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri, J.D. (2000)
• Texas A & M University, College Station, TX, B.A. (1994)
Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships:
The Florida Bar, Member (2005 - Present)
The Illinois Bar, Member (2001 - Present)
Florida Southern District Bankruptcy Court (2017)
Dade County Bar Association (2018)
Editor-in-Chief of the Washington University Environmental Law Journal (1999 - 2000)
Moot Court Chairman (1999 - 2000)
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity (1992 - Present)
Achievements and Awards:
The Florida Bar, 2005 - Present
The Illinois Bar, 2001 - Present