This law practice has taken on some of the Bay Area's & Silicon Valley's most prominent employers in seeking recompense and restitution for our clients: current and former employees, those wanting to be hired or promoted, employees mis-classified as independent contractors, ...from blue collar to the CEO.
San Jose Courthouse Office
111 N. Market Street
San Jose CA 95113
2033 Gateway Place
San Jose CA 95110
Tom's practice has been solely dedicated to employee-side employment law and litigation since 2004, with special expertise in ERISA plans and deferred compensation arrangements.
Consultative engagements are among Tom's favorite projects, and they play to his business experience and strategy skills.
Tom has board level experience negotiating with both Fortune and emerging technology companies, senior executive experience, and once acted as a contract negotiator for the Teamsters' Union. Tom has completed the Executive Leadership program at Harvard Graduate School of Business and several advanced programs in business theory and legal compliance. He served on the national Board of Governors of the Society for Human Resource Management for two years and as an adjunct professor of Employment Law and Corporations for three years.
Tom is an avid bicyclist and bicycle mechanic, often touring Bay Area roads.
* Admitted to California State Bar, 1984
* Admitted to U.S. District Courts, Northern District
* Member, American Bar Association
* Member, California Employment Lawyers Association
* Juris Doctorate, Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Executive Study and Leadership Program