Bar and Court Admissions
Thomas Dec helps clients navigate complex issues in challenging commercial cases. He has represented financial institutions, lenders, and technology companies facing a range of issues including government investigations and bankruptcy litigation. Tom also maintains an active pro bono practice and has helped draft amicus briefs filed in the U.S. Supreme Court, Second Circuit, and Ninth Circuit.
- Represented a financial institution in civil litigation on various state fraud and tort claims. Drafted dispositive motions, motions in limine, and trial preparation documents.
- Represented secured and unsecured lenders in multiple bankruptcy litigations in the energy and retail industries.
- Represented investment funds, financial institutions, and a major technology company in investigations brought by state and federal agencies.
- Drafted portions of amicus briefs for pro bono clients. The briefs were filed with the U.S. Supreme Court, Second Circuit, and Ninth Circuit and addressed issues including partisan gerrymandering, state gun regulations, and immigration law.
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Disenfranchisement in the U.S. Presidential Nomination Process through Caucuses and the Gatekeeping Role of Iowa and New Hampshire, 107 Calif. L. Rev. 267, (2019).
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors
Colorado LGBT Bar Association, Member
National parks, fantasy football, running