Member of the New York and Connecticut Bars
Tom represents U.S. and international clients in connection with multinational mergers clearances, criminal price-fixing investigations and private antitrust litigation. He regularly appears on behalf of clients before the U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission. His practice includes advising clients on the antitrust aspects of a broad range of matters, including intellectual property licensing, cooperation with competitors, distribution arrangements, price discrimination issues and U.S. and global competition law compliance programs.
Most recently, he has advised Novartis on the sale of assets to Questcor, Siemens on its acquisition of the Rolls-Royce Energy aero-derivative gas turbine business and the Invensys Rail Business, Glencore on its acquisition of Xstrata Deutsche Börse on its planned merger with NYSE Euronext. He was also lead counsel for Air France KLM in the air cargo cartel cases. Tom practices in Linklaters’ New York and Washington offices.
Tom is a member of the Antitrust Section of the American Bar Association. Tom is recognized in Chambers USA and Legal 500 U.S.
2005 to date Partner, Linklaters, New York
2004 - 2005 Counsel, Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York
1994 - 2004 Associate, Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York
1994 - Fordham University School of Law, J.D., Managing Editor, Fordham Law Review
1989 - College of the Holy Cross, B.A., Economics
Co-author, “Setting Sail From the Safe Harbor - When an Analyst Call Triggers an Antitrust Probe”, Corporate Counsel, 21 January 2011