Thomas A. Womble

Thomas A. Womble

Batesville, Mississippi

Thomas A. Womble - In addition to the regular duties as partner in the law firm of Bailey & Womble, he is a part-time actor who previously worked as a legal consultant to actor Jon Voight in the film version of John Grisham's, The Rainmaker. In the film, he also was cast as assistant defense counsel, George Pelrod, of the Law Firm Tinley Britt.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Criminal Law
  • Workers' Compensation Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2013
  • Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Mississippi, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2012


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D.
  • University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
    • B.B.A. - 1982
    • Major: Managerial Finance
    • Major: Banking and Finance


  • Renasant Bank
  • Covenant Bank

Honors and Awards

  • Paul Harris Fellow, 1999
  • Panola Play House Hall of Fame

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Panola County Bar Association, Past President
  • Rotary Club of Batesville, Past President
  • Panola Play House Theatre Board