(618) 692-9745

Tom Berry

Tom Berry
Principal
Jackson Lewis P.C.

Tom’s practice is exclusively focused on representing management before state, federal or local administrative agencies as well as before both state and federal courts throughout the country. His practice is national in scope – he has represented employers in legal proceedings in over 20 different states.

Tom has extensive litigation experience which permits him to effectively counsel and advise clients on a variety of employment related issues in order to ensure that effective human resource practices and procedures are followed in order to minimize any additional exposure.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Chair of the Labor and Employment Law Sections (1998-1999)
  • The Best Lawyers in America©, “Employment Law – Management,” “Labor Law – Management” and “Litigation – Labor and Employment” (2019-present)
  • Illinois Business Journal, Southwestern Illinois All-Stars (2009)
  • Legal 500 USA, “Recommended Attorney” (2016)
  • Martindale-Hubbell®, “AV Preeminent® – Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence” (2007-present)
  • Super Lawyers®, “Super Lawyers” (2016-2018)

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • Ed Glen Chamber of Commerce
  • Illinois Center for Autism, Board of Directors (2004-present)
  • Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois – Board of Director, Executive Committee, & Public Policy Committee Chair
  • Madison County Urban League, Board of Directors (2006-present)
  • Riverbend Chamber of Commerce
  • United Way of Greater St. Louis, Southwest Division, Board and Executive Committee (2000-present)