From 2012 to 2017, Tom served as vice chair and chief operating partner. As chair and chief executive partner of Baker & Daniels, Tom led the firm in its combination with Faegre & Benson to create Faegre Baker Daniels in 2012.
Public Finance Expertise
In his legal practice, Tom has served government and corporate clients for nearly 30 years. He combines transactional and finance skills with a deep understanding of government and related regulatory processes. Tom has served as bond counsel for a variety of governmental entities, including state instrumentalities, universities, school corporations, cities and related entities. He also has represented national and regional investment banking firms. In addition, Tom has represented corporate clients such as Honda, United and the NCAA seeking to partner with state and local governments on economic development incentives, public-private partnership and riverboat gaming transactions.