University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law,
Order of the Coif
Order of the Barristers
Associate Managing Editor, Missouri Law Review
Judging Director, Board of Advocates
American Law Institute/American Bar Association Scholarship and Leadership Award Recipient
Indiana University Bloomington,
M.A. Latin, 2001
University of Missouri-Columbia,
Thompson Coburn LLP
Summer Associate, 2003
Smith Lewis, LLP
Law Clerk, 2002
Associate Instructor, 2000-2001
Tom is a litigator who represents clients in complex commercial litigation, including consumer class actions, business torts, securities litigation, derivative-shareholder actions, and contract disputes.
His practice focuses on defending companies in nationwide and multi-state class action cases involving allegations of consumer fraud, product defect, false advertising, and unfair trade practices. He has also successfully represented a variety of clients in other complex business and commercial litigation, including arbitrations before the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
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