Tom is an associate at Taft focusing his practice on business law. He focuses primarily on advising publicly and privately-held companies, funds, and higher education institutions on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, investment fund formation, and start-up entity formation. Tom also regularly counsels clients with their outside general counsel duties, including general business advisory services and a variety of commercial contracting matters, including IP agreements, license agreements, and supply agreements.

Tom regularly volunteers with LegalCORPS, providing business transactional services to pro bono clients that include low-income owners of small businesses, small nonprofit organizations, and low-income innovators.


  • 2020 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD), Pathfinder Fellow

  • North Star Lawyer, Minnesota State Bar Association (2020)

All Service Areas


  • University of Minnesota Law School

    cum laude

  • University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, MBA
  • DePaul University

    B.A., International Studies and Italian, magna cum laude


  • State - Minnesota

Professional Affiliations

  • Minnesota Asian Pacific American Bar Association


  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity

    Pathfinder Fellow