Thomas J. Waldron
Thomas J. Waldron is an Associate in the Firm’s Corporate / Business Practice Group.
Thomas has worked on many corporate M&A deals. On these transactions, Thomas has drafted various documents such as stock purchase agreements, contribution agreements and resolutions, assisted in the due diligence of client/target information provided pursuant to the transactional agreements to ensure the accuracy of representations and warranties and assisted in the process of obtaining Hart-Scott-Rodino anti-trust approval. Thomas has also assisted clients in their day- to-day corporate needs including drafting shareholder agreements, LLC operating agreements, employment agreements, customer agreements and other business documents. Thomas has also worked on the corporate side of real estate and loan transactions. In this practice, Thomas has drafted borrower operating agreements, assisted in corporate restructuring of entities and reviewed loan documents.
Thomas has also applied his corporate knowledge to assisting other departments in the Firm. This includes the drafting of operating agreements, shareholders agreements and interest transfers for estate planning purposes as wells as effectuating corporate restructurings to achieve maximum tax efficiency. Thomas has also assisted in the preparation of cross and direct examinations on questions involving ownership of a closely held corporation and shareholders rights.
Thomas received his J.D. from Columbia Law School and his B.A. in Political Science and Philosophy, Politics and Law from Binghamton University. During law school, Mr. Waldron was an intern in the Queens Surrogate Court for the Hon. Peter Kelly and a summer associate/ law clerk here at Meltzer Lippe. Thomas was also an executive editor on the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law. Thomas is currently admitted to the Appellate Division, Second Department in the State of New York.
Thomas, in his free time, enjoys playing fantasy football and is an avid fan of the New York Mets.