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Lawyer

Thomas J. Sawyer, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Employment Law and Litigation, Business Law. Member of The Jefferson Law Firm, PLC.

Background

Sawyer, Thomas J. was born on March 22, 1962.

Education

University of Virginia (Bachelor of Arts in Economics, 1984). College of William & Mary (Juris Doctor, 1987). Georgetown University (Master of Laws in Labor and Employment Law, 1995).

Career

Worked at The Jefferson Law Firm, PLC (Vienna, Virginia) specializing in Business, Commercial Real Estate and Leasing, Employment, Civil Litigation. ERISA, Mergers and Acquisitions and Communications. Admitted to the bar, 1987, Virginia and United States.

Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit. 1988, District of Columbia, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, and United States.

Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia. 1989, United States. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, United States. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, United States.

District Court, District of Columbia, United States. Tax Court, and United States. Court of Claims; 1993, Maryland.

1995, United States. District Court, District of Maryland. Omicron Delta Epsilon. Pi Sigma Alpha; Phi Alpha Delta.

Chairman, Fairfax Area Disability Services Board Standing Committee on the Americans with Disabilities Act, 1992-1993. President, Vienna Regional Chamber of Commerce, 1996-1997. Director, 1993—. Member: Fairfax (Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1994-1997) and American (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law, Committee on Employee Rights and Responsibilities (Management)) Bar Associations.

Virginia State Bar (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law). The Jefferson Law Firm, PLC, represents clients in complex business, M&A and commercial real estate transactions and employment and ERISA matters. The firm represents national companies in state and federal litigation, employment counseling and disputes and real estate matters.

The firm serves as general counsel to companies based in Northern Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

Membership

Member: Fairfax (Member, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1994-1997) and American (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law, Committee on Employee Rights and Responsibilities (Management)) Bar Associations. Virginia State Bar (Member, Section on Labor and Employment Law).

Connections

spouse:
Patricia Dart