Thomas W. Dobson

Retired Partner

Tom Dobson retired from the partnership in December 2007. He was a partner in the firm's Los Angeles office, with a practice that concentrated on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities matters for corporate clients and investment banks.

He is the former chair of the Corporate Department in Los Angeles, and former chair of the firm and Corporate Department Opinion Committees.

At the time of his retirement, Mr. Dobson was a member of the American and California State Bar Associations.


  • JD, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 1967
    Order of the Coif, Editor-in-Chief, Southern California Law Review
  • BA, Loyola University, 1964
    cum laude, Phi Delta Phi