Tom is a partner in Thompson Hine LLP and senior member of its antitrust, competition and trade regulation practice. He handles antitrust and other commercial litigation and is admitted to practice before the US Supreme Court, the US Courts of Appeals for the Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits, and US District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio. He has represented clients under investigation for antitrust violations by the US Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission and state attorneys general. Counselling is an important part of his practice, and Tom regularly advises on compliance with antitrust and competition laws, particularly as they bear upon pricing and distribution. Tom has written and spoken extensively on antitrust and distribution matters. He is active in the leadership of the Section of Antitrust Law of the American Bar Association (ABA), and he has been a principal editor of ABA publications on antitrust law, including Antitrust Law And Economics Of Product Distribution (2006).
After graduating from Georgetown University Law Center, Tom clerked on the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.