Finance and Real Estate
Hofstra University School of Law
(J.D., magna cum laude, 2013)
(B.S., Business Administration, summa cum laude, 2007)
HONORS AND AWARDS
Super Lawyers - Rising Stars (2017 - 2018)
American Health Lawyers Association
Cynthia Thomas is an Associate at Garfunkel Wild, P.C., which she joined in 2017. Ms. Thomas is a member of the firm’s Finance and Real Estate Practice Group.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Thomas was an Associate in the Corporate Department at Cullen and Dykman LLP and an Associate in the Corporate/Securities Department at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP. She assisted large and small businesses with private placements and public offerings of equity and debt securities; contract drafting, review and negotiation; corporate formation, dissolution and governance; and general legal compliance.
Ms. Thomas attended the Maurice A. Dean School of Law at Hofstra University, receiving her J.D. in 2013, graduating 5th in her class and earning the Third Year Scholastic Achievement Award. There she held a variety of internship positions, including Summer fellow to the Honorable Edward W. McCarty, III, Nassau County Surrogates' Court, Research Assistant for Professor Ronald Columbo and a Clinical Intern at the Securities Arbitration Clinic. While at Hofstra, Ms. Thomas also served as a Research Editor for the Hofstra Law Review and Managing Editor of the Moot Court Board.
She earned her Bachelor of Science, summa cum laude, in business administration with a minor in advertising from Marist College in 2007. At Marist, she was a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society, the Alpha Chi National College Honor Scholarship Society, and was awarded a Research Grant from the Society of Social Responsibility and Business Ethics.
She is admitted to practice in the state of New York and New Jersey.