Tom graduated from Loyola Law School in 1988 and has practiced in the civil litigation field ever since, currently in the San Diego office of Gates, Gonter, Guy, Proudfoot & Muench LLP. Tom is one of the founding partners of the firm. Tom specializes in warranty litigation, homeowners association law, personal injury, insurance litigation and contract disputes. He supervises the appellate and law and motion departments for the firm. He also enjoys serving as a mediator and settlement conference judge.