Thomas J. Brewer serves as an arbitrator, mediator and dispute resolution neutral in international and domestic disputes. He was previously a trial lawyer based in San Francisco and Seattle representing clients in commercial cases. He has more than thirty years of experience serving as an arbitrator, mediator and court-appointed special master in commercial, energy, intellectual property, international and other types of business disputes. Since 2000 Tom has limited his practice to providing alternative dispute resolution services and is now in his fifteenth year as a full-time ADR neutral.
He has served as an arbitrator, mediator and dispute resolution neutral in more than a thousand business disputes involving a wide variety of parties and issues. The cases have ranged from complex, multi-party business disputes with large amounts in controversy to a wide variety of other matters, of varying size, involving corporations, privately-held companies, LLC’s, partnerships, governmental entities and individuals.
B.A. from Dartmouth College; J.D. from the Harvard Law School. Also received a B.A. in jurisprudence from Oxford University, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar.