Skip to main content
Thomas James Smith

Thomas James Smith

Practice areas:

Estate Planning, Wills & Living Wills, Elder Law, Tax

Share your experience to help future clients.

Review Thomas Smith

About Me

Thomas is a well known member of the New Jersey legal community with extensive knowledge of estate planning, tax, and investments. 


 


Thomas earned his Master of Laws (LL.M) degeree in taxation from the Georgetown University Law Center and his Juris Doctorate from the Seton Hall University School of Law.  While completing an MBA in finance, Thomas worked in the private client department of one of the premier investment banking firms in the country. 


 


Thomas is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma honorary business fraternity and the Federalist Society.  He is also an avid fly fisherman and an active member of Trout Unlimited.

More 

Photos and Videos

1843665 1265653365

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Estate Planning: 40%
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 30%
  3. Elder Law: 20%
  4. Tax: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.

    More 

    Christian Lassen Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard Christoph Colloca

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Tom for a number of years. He is an extremely hard working attorney. He is knowledgeable in a number of areas and takes great pride in the practice of law. A true professional, I would highly recommend him.

    More 

    Richard Colloca Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Thomas J. Smith

2001 Route 46 East
Suite 310
Parsippany, NJ, 07054

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200203/13/2015
NJActive200105/29/2015
DCInactive 200205/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Service Program AwardSeton Hall University School of Law1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Thomas J. Smith2008 - Present
Senior AssociateMontalbano, Condon & Frank, P.C.2007 - 2008
AssociateGreenberg, Dauber, Epstein & Tucker, P.C.2005 - 2007
AssociateDeloitte & Touche2003 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Parsippany Area Chamber of CommerceMember2009 - Present
Federalist Society (New Jersey Lawyers Chapter)Member2003 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Beta Gamma SigmaMember1998 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Advantage Media Group"Retirement Rescue"2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2003
Seton Hall University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of South FloridaFinanceMBA1998
Florida State UniversityCriminologyBS - Bachelor of Science1993

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Elder Law & Estate Planning WorkshopEstate Planning2013
Elder Law and Estate Planning WorkshopEstate Planning2011
Elder Law and Estate Planning WorkshopEstate Planning2011
Seton Hall University Tax Law SocietyCorporate Tax Planning and the LLM Degree2004