Washington University in St. Louis School of Law,
Virginia Military Institute,
National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel
Former Member, Executive Committee
American College of Trial Lawyers
Illinois Down State
St. Clair County Bar Association
The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
East St. Louis Bar Association
Canadian National/Illinois Central Railroad
Norfolk Southern Corporation
Listed in "Illinois Super Lawyers," 2009-2017
Thompson Coburn LLP
Pope & Driemeyer
Asheville School for Boys
St. Louis University School of Law
Adjunct Professor, Trial Practice and Procedure
Tom defends major railroads and other corporations facing personal injury suits, primarily in the areas of FELA, product liability and medical malpractice.
He has advocated for clients at the trial and appellate level in state and federal courts. With five decades of experience in tort litigation, railroad and hearing loss, Tom is highly respected in general litigation with extensive experience in railroad litigation as well as defense of mass tort and occupational disease cases.
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