Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri, Juris Doctor, 2006
University of Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri, B.S., Accountancy, 1997
Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri, B.S., Finance, 1989
Supreme Court of Missouri
Supreme Court of Illinois
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
Illinois Bar Association
Tom joined the firm in 2020. He offers a multifaceted skill set to his business clients. Among his areas of practice are general business law, including business transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, buy-sell arrangements, drafting and negotiating terms of a multitude of documents related to the sale of stock or assets as well as real estate, contract law, general corporate law and commercial law. He also represents financial institutions with regulatory compliance, loan documentation, workouts, and product development. He has extensive litigation experience in representing financial institutions and defending certified public accountants in accounting malpractice suits.
Tom’s experience and credentials provide him with a valuable and uncommon perspective when counselling business clients. He prides himself on providing clients with creative solutions to business problems. He also understands the importance of efficient and economical client service. He believes excellent client service can only be achieved when clients are kept updated as to the status of their matters or transactions. To that end, Tom places a premium on client communication.
Tom also served nearly five years in the United States Army and is a Licensed Certified Public Accountant in Missouri.