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Thomas N. Fay

Thomas N. Fay

Senior Associate

(949) 794-4000

Tom’s practice focuses on civil litigation, and particularly on complex motion practice and appellate matters.  He has represented clients successfully in appellate matters before the California Courts of Appeal, the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the California Supreme Court.  He also regularly handles civil and probate litigation at the trial level, including matters in state courts and federal district court, and is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court.

Tom graduated from Stanford University (B.A., departmental honors, 2009), and earned his law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law (J.D., cum laude, 2012).

Tom briefed and argued Pitzer College v. Indian Harbor Insurance Company before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the California Supreme Court, securing a unanimous landmark decision from the California Supreme Court in favor of his client, Pitzer College.