Thomas J. Morgan

Member

Phoenix, Arizona Las Vegas, Nevada

Phone: 602.240.3041

Fax: 602.240.6600

tmorgan@shermanhoward.com

Education

  • LL.M. in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1982
  • Juris Doctor, University of Oklahoma College of Law, 1981
    • Order of the Coif
    • Note Editor, University of Oklahoma Law Review
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Oklahoma State University, 1978

Experience

  • Represents public and privately held companies and investment firms in the issuance of equity and debt securities, in structuring investment funds, joint ventures, private equity investments, and in regulatory compliance matters.
  • Represents buyers and sellers in merger and asset acquisitions transactions, including acquisitions involving securities law compliance.
  • Advises businesses on governance, tax, and general commercial issues.
  • Represents public and privately held companies as local counsel in Arizona and Nevada corporate governance matters.

Publications & Presentations

  • Strategic Business Structuring Can Save Assets
    In Business Magazine | March 2013

Professional Activities

  • Arizona State Bar
    • Securities Regulation Section
    • Business and Tax Law Section
      • Chairman
      • Former Co-Vice Chairman
    • Former Chairman, Securities Regulation Section
  • Association for Corporate Growth
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant, Oklahoma

Highlights

  • AZ Business Magazine, “Top Lawyer,” Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Tax (2010, 2012)
  • Best Lawyers in America, Litigation – Securities (2012-2020); Mergers and Acquisitions Law (2015-2020)
  • Super Lawyers, Securities & Corporate Law, Southwest (2012-2013)
  • Martindale-Hubbell, “AV Rated Preeminent”