Thomas D. Sykes Esq.

Thomas D. Sykes, B.A., magna cum laude, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (1976); J.D., The Ohio State University College of Law (1979); member, Illinois, District of Columbia, and Wisconsin Bars; Assistant United States Attorney, Western District of Wisconsin (Madison), U.S. Department of Justice, 1982-1984; Trial Attorney, Senior Trial Attorney, Reviewer, or Assistant Chief, Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., 1984-1998; partner, Scribner, Hall & Thompson LLP, Washington, D.C., 1998-2002; partner, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, Chicago, Illinois, 2002- ; contributor to numerous legal and tax periodicals; revisor of 523 T.M., Deductibility of Legal and Accounting Fees; 3850 T.M., Examination: Audits, Assessments, and Appeals (Tax Practice Series) 2005; and 524 T.M., Deductibility of Illegal Payments, Fines, and Penalties. Currently a Shareholder with Greenberg Traurig, LLP in Chicago, IL.