The People’s Counsel recently hired Thomas Schmitz, Esq. to join their legal team. Thomas grew up in the St. Charles, Missouri area, where he attended primary and high school. He then furthered his education at the University of Missouri, Columbia, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychological Sciences in 2008. He received his Juris Doctor degree in 2012 from Creighton University School of Law. While attending these universities, Thomas interned at the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies, as well as the Omaha City Prosecutor’s Office.
Thomas has a great deal of experience under his belt. For three years, he worked for DTI Global (formerly Hudson Legal) doing discovery evaluation and management. In 2015, he became an Assistant Attorney at Kodner Watkins, LC practicing civil and criminal matters. Thomas has now joined the People’s Counsel, LLC as an Associate Attorney for Charles L. Barberio IV, Esq. Here he will put his focus primarily on criminal defense and personal injury matters.
The People’s Counsel represents clients in many areas ranging from misdemeanors to felony charges. Charles Barberio, a Criminal defense attorney located in St. Louis, has worked with his team to have a proven track record of winning felony jury trials in jurisdictions throughout Missouri and Illinois. They also provide free consultations on your rights and the legal process. The People’s Counsel allows clients to be represented by someone that is trustworthy and on their side.