Who We Are

Thurston Law Offices was founded by Robert C. Thurston, an attorney with 30 years of legal experience who is dedicated and passionate about the law and helping people. Our philosophy is to make access to legal services as simple and affordable as possible.

Robert has practiced in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Illinois. He worked for several large firms as well as a major insurance company before beginning his own practice in 2005. He has appeared before both federal and state courts in jurisdictions all over the U.S.

Robert’s education:

Ohio State University College of Law
J.D. 1987
Editor, Journal on Dispute Resolution

University of Michigan
A.B. 1984 Honors
Economics / German

Admitted to practice law:

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Illinois (Retired)
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Retired)
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California (Inactive)
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado (Inactive)

Notable accomplishments: