Advocating for Veterans

Tom maintains an active pro bono practice, regularly representing indigent clients in veterans’ benefits and housing-related litigation.

Putting Children First

Tom is a member of the Young Professionals Advisory Council of Children First, Southeastern Pennsylvania’s premier advocacy organization on behalf of children and families.

What is "Impressive?"

Tom is a two-time JEOPARDY! champion.

Thomas Brown, an associate in the Litigation Department, represents tech companies, insurers, and individual professionals across a wide range of general and commercial litigation matters.

A thoughtful and versatile litigator, Tom is able to draw upon his previous experience in business consulting and government to help clients solve some of their most complex legal challenges. Tom co-chairs the firm’s Technology Committee and is past chair of the firm’s Associates Committee.

Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk for the Honorable Anthony J. Scirica of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Tom earned his law degree from Yale Law School, where he was Articles and Essays Editor of the Yale Law Journal, a member of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic, a Political Science Teaching Fellow, and a participant in Moot Court. He earned his undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs.

Before entering law school, Tom was Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, where he provided high-level policy, operational, and strategic advice, and worked as a business consultant for Fortune 500 clients at McKinsey & Company.

Representative Matters

  • Successful defense of a complex insurance coverage action brought against firm client Twin City Fire Insurance Company, prevailing before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in a unanimous, precedential opinion.

Honors & Awards

Yale Law Journal, Articles and Essays Editor

Yale Law and Policy Review, Executive Editor

Award Methodologies

Memberships & Community

Young Professionals Advisory Council, Children First

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

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