Verrill Welcomes Tom Wilkeson to Firm’s Business Law Group
(December 14, 2020)– Verrill is pleased to welcome attorney Tom Wilkeson to the firm as a member of the Business Law Group, resident in the firm’s Westport, Connecticut office.
At Verrill, Wilkeson works with companies of all sizes, from start-up to large ventures, and across industry sectors to achieve their business objectives through mergers and acquisitions, corporate formations, real estate transactions, or other deal components.
Prior to joining Verrill, Wilkeson was a corporate associate in one of Connecticut’s largest law firms. He gained valuable experience preparing and executing all types of deal documents and was regularly the point of contact when issues with the client arose. He was also an integral member of the law team utilized to establish a COVID-19 fund in the State of Connecticut and given formal recognition by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization in less than four weeks.
Wilkeson received his bachelor’s degree in education from North Park University, summa cum laude, and earned his law degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law, where he also served as associate editor of the Connecticut Journal of International Law. He also serves as a presidential fellow and member of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Business, Real Property, and Young Lawyers Sections. Wilkeson is a former president of the American Constitution Society and former intern of the Connecticut Children’s Law Center.