Tom Hutchinson is a Chambers-ranked litigator who protects the interests of businesses and professionals embroiled in high-stakes disputes involving financial matters and contract litigation. With an accounting degree and background as a financial consultant with a top-tier CPA firm, he speaks the language in the business finance arena and understands the technical issues involved. Tom brings a natural ability to dive into the details of financial statements to spot issues and find answers.
A big part of Tom’s practice includes navigating complex financial issues and sensitive ethics issues. He’s handled many securities matters and has defended claims against accountants, attorneys, C-suite executives, real estate brokers, and financial advisors. He is fluent in E&O and D&O insurance issues and advises on cases involving SEC and DOJ investigations. Tom has also handled matters involving Registered Investment Advisors, hedge funds, venture capital funds, and mortgage-backed securities. He is often brought on to defend trustees in trust and estate disputes.
- Louisiana, 1992
- Oregon, 1999
- Washington, 2014
- Louisiana State University, School of Law – J.D., 1992
- University of Minnesota – B.S. – Accounting, 1987
GETTING BACK TO THE BIG EASY
Tom grew up in New Orleans and tries to make it back for Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest to spend time with friends and family (and to eat all the great cooking).