Thomas Burnham is a transactional attorney and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions as well as corporate governance matters. He has experience representing banks and companies in drafting agreements related to commercial lending, real estate, employment, leasing, and corporate governance. His experience representing banks includes contractual disputes, loan enforcement, and settlement negotiations related to commercial lending. Thomas primarily counsels private equity firms, large companies, investors, and individuals in emerging and middle markets with both buy and sell-side transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Thomas served as an attorney-advisor for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Office of the Inspector General. In this role, he led and conducted investigations relating to fraud, waste, and abuse within the agency. Prior to joining the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Thomas worked as a law clerk and as an attorney at a local, general practice firm where he gained experience in transactional matters.

A Georgia native, Thomas now resides in the Washington, D.C. metro area with his wife and daughter.