Thomas Steele

Mr. Steele received his B.A. degree in 1970 from the University of Virginia and his J.D. in 1976 from the School of Law at the University of California, Davis. He was editor–in–chief of the U.C.D. Law Review, Order of the Coif, and received the U.C. Davis Law School Medal. He associated with the law firm of Morrison & Foerster in 1976, becoming a partner in 1982. Mr. Steele was Chairman of the Tax Section of the Bar Association of San Francisco during 1985. From 1981 through 1984, Mr. Steele was an adjunct professor of law at the University of San Francisco Law School. From 1978 through 1982, he was a lecturer at Golden Gate University. He is a frequent speaker on state and local tax matters. He also is an instructor at the Advanced Sales Tax School sponsored by the Committee On State Taxation. Mr. Steele is a member of the Advisory Committee of the National Institute on State and Local Taxation and a member of the California and Colorado bars.