In March, 2013, Bath & Edmonds is contacted by the family of Vashti Seacat who was murdered by her husband, Brett Seacat, and was currently charged with first degree murder in Kingman County, Kansas. Vashti’s family hired Tom Bath to act as associate counsel along with the Attorney General’s office and the Kingman County attorney in the prosecution of Brett Seacat. Tom entered his appearance as associate counsel and assisted in the prosecution including direct and cross examination of witnesses. The trial lasted approximately 3 1/2 weeks. The case received national media attention including CNN, Dr. Drew and Nancy Grace. After 7 hours of deliberation the jury returned a verdict of guilty on all counts and he was sentenced to life in prison on August, 2013.