Office: (816) 382-1382

Practice Areas
Workers’ Compensation Defense of Employers and Insurers in Kansas and Missouri
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Hearings/Bench Trials: Tom has handled numerous hearings and bench trials, mostly in workers’ compensation cases.

Bar Admissions
Missouri, 1994
Kansas, 1995
U.S. District Court

Western District of Missouri, 1994
District of Kansas, 1995
Eastern District of Missouri, 2004

University of Missouri — Columbia (J.D. 1994)
University of Missouri — Columbia (B.S., B.A. 1991)

Professional Affiliations
Kansas Bar Association
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
The Missouri Bar
Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers

Special Designations

The Missouri Bar (Workers’ Compensation Committee, 2007–present; Young Lawyers Section Council, 1997-2004; Executive Committee, 1998–2001; Chair, Workers’ Compensation Brochure Task Force, 2000–2002; Delegate, Board of Governors, 1998–2000; YLS Chair Award, 1999–2000)

KCMBA (Workers’ Compensation Section Member 2010–present)

Lawyers Association of Kansas City (YLS Executive Board, 1998–2000; YLS Treasurer, 1999-2000; CLE Committee Chairperson, 1998–2000)

AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory.