Thomas Baxter
Class of 1983

Partner, O’Melveny & Myers

Los Angeles, CA

Tom Baxter represents banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, institutional investors and companies in financing transactions. He has served as counsel for holders of senior and subordinated debt, issuers and companies in connection with numerous secured and unsecured leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, debt restructurings, debtor-in-possession financings, CLOs, market-linked CDs, guaranteed investment contract backed notes, and other securitizations and structured financings. Tom has represented financial institutions issuing or receiving letters of credit to support financings and also handled acquisitions and sales of banking and financial assets. His experience includes work on behalf of major banks, insurance companies, and other lenders as well as a number of Fortune 500 companies.

Previous Experience

Associate, Morrison & Foerster


Leading Lawyer for Banking and Capital Markets: Debt, IFLR’s Top 1000 Rankings (2015)

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