Tom serves as senior counsel to Lewis Wagner and concentrates his practice on government contracts and commercial and business litigation. He has extensive trial and appellate experience involving commercial, construction, anti-trust and trade regulation, real estate, business disputes, and adversary proceedings before administrative regulatory agencies. Additionally, Tom’s experience includes government contracts and related regulatory matters involving the government procurement of goods and services in the aerospace industry, and the National Institute of Health, the National Institute of Aging and the Department of Health and Human Services. He has represented clients before the Indiana Gaming Commission, the Indiana Securities Division, and the Indiana State Insurance Commission.
He represents and provides legal advice to interstate gas transportation companies, product manufacturers in the United States and its worldwide sales and marketing companies, real estate developers in the United States and in the Caribbean, and domestic insurance companies before state regulators providing a variety of insurance products. He provides counsel to chief executive officers and others within these various commercial enterprises.
He has represented national banks and other lenders in complex workout arrangements, has litigated on behalf of financial institutions, litigated or resolved complex copyright and trademark claims issues and has advocated and prevailed with various legal interpretations of banking regulations. He has litigated endorsement contracts with professional athletes, arbitrated reinsurance agreements involving considerable sums of money, mediated commercial disputes involving a variety of legal theories, defended companies against RICO charges, represented companies against claims of theft of trade secrets and successfully defended individuals and companies in criminal anti-trust lawsuits and claims of criminal fraud against other companies arising from alleged violations of federal criminal and civil statutes.
Prior to joining Lewis Wagner, Tom was managing partner for Henderson Daily Withrow & DeVoe, chairman of its litigation practice group, recruiting coordinator, and authored and implemented many of the firm’s governance practices. Tom has also served on the Board of Directors for Harlan Sprague Dawley, Inc. and Bowen Engineering, Inc.