Tom is a North Carolina attorney with the law firm of Adams Howell & Sizemore, PA. whose legal practice concentrates in a mix of estate planning and administration and business and tax planning. In doing so he represents and advises individuals and businesses with various transactional and planning needs. Tom’s goal in these areas is to bring the true value of active and ongoing legal planning to the client.
Tom’s estate practice assists individual clients who have needs for the basic foundation documents such as wills, health care directives, living wills and financial power of attorney. It also assists those who need to develop and implement more complex and comprehensive estate plans that take into account tax planning and wealth transfer issues. Utilizing both of these educational and professional backgrounds, Tom is able to understand the impact of legal requirements and the benefits sound planning can bring to a situation, but can also point to tax considerations and concerns in order to provide true value-added consulting and legal planning services to his clients.
Tom resides in Raleigh with his wife and son. Family and friends are priority one for his life and happiness. Service to the community through his involvement and leadership in the organizations such as Rotary also play a significant role in his belief that it’s always important to be a responsible patron and active participant in the community. Tom also enjoys water sports and spending time at Lake Gaston.
- JD. Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University
- Master and Bachelor in Science degrees in Accounting from North Carolina State University
- North Carolina CPA license
- Nine years of experience