Tom has focused his practice on commercial law for 36 years, including representation of lenders and creditors in the extension and collection of credit and credit facilities covering many types of financing structures. His experience includes loan documentation for many Wisconsin based and nationwide commercial lenders, general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and general contract drafting and review, and workouts, collections and bankruptcy issues. He also is experienced in business litigation, insurance related litigation and coverage matters.
Tom works closely with his lender clients in the negotiation and drafting of loan documents, to ensure the credit is accurately stated and properly secured. He also has extensive experience in the enforcement of loan documents, both informally and formally. Tom also routinely represents businesses and municipal entities in reviewing, drafting and interpreting a wide variety of contracts involving many subjects.
His primary client base includes banks, corporate clients and public sector clients.
Real Estate Tom is representing various school districts in the purchase and lease of real estate.
Defaulted Loans Tom typically represents a number of local banks in workout of defaulted loans, and recently had success in collection of a $20,000,000 development loan without the need for a lawsuit.
Acquisitions Tom has assisted various local banks and clients in the negotiation and documentation of over $70,000,000 in loans and has been involved in several significant acquisitions.
Chairman of Davis|Kuelthau's Ethics Committee
District 14 committee for the Office of Lawyer Regulation for the Supreme Court of the State of Wisconsin
Administrator/President of the Hon. Robert J. Parins Inn of Court
Former chairman and current member of the Greater Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Good Government Council
Member, Brown County Bar Association
Member, Wisconsin Bar Association
Member, Seventh Circuit, Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar
Board of Directors, Green Bay Community Theatre
Board Member, Vice President, Member of Executive Committee, Member of Building Committee, Meyer Theatre
Volunteer, Junior Achievement
Volunteer, St. Willebrord Hispanic Legal Services
Board Member, Member of Special Events Committee, Literacy Green Bay
Volunteer Presiding Judge of District Competitions, Mock Trial