Tom Myers is a Shareholder in the Business Practice Group. Tom focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, succession planning, executive compensation, ESOP transactions, business counseling, corporate finance and taxation. He represents manufacturers, distributors, large retailers, software companies, mezzanine lenders, private equity sponsors and financial institutions.
Tom has served as lead attorney for both sellers and buyers of businesses and has many years of effective service in representing public companies, family-owned entities, leveraged buyout funds, investment banking and other equity funds. He is a frequent presenter to business groups regarding all legal aspects of the business purchase process, including valuation, negotiations, taxation, business structure, documentation and due diligence, as well as the process of marketing a business for sale.
Tom is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for Corporate Law and has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2008-2013). Tom is AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest rating possible.
Tom is very involved in the community and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Cardinal Stritch University (Chair, Board of Trustees 2013-2017), the UWM Foundation and Ozaukee County Economic Development Corporation.