2012 AREAA National Convention

US Attorney

When experience counts, people call on Tom Jacobson. For almost 40 years Tom has been practicing law and concentrating his practice on real estate and environmental issues. Tom has handled major litigation, such as the California desert Conservation case and the Newmark Superfund Site. He has participated in significant transactions involving large parcels of real property and been an advisor to developers on numerous projects. As part of his practice Tom has helped foreign investors set up business entities and meet all of the federal and local requirements to transact business in the United States. Tom has an affiliation agreement with the world renown Washington, D.C. based Patton Boggs firm and together they can address the full spectrum of issues relating to doing business in the United States. Tom has been very active in the Southern California community. Tom served for 28 years as the president of Orange Empire Railway Museum and currently serves as their Chairman of the Board. Tom has served as the president of the Valley Group, a community based group of business leaders. He has been the Lincoln Club president and serves on the several community boards, such as Happy Trails Children’s Foundation and the Utah Symphony. Tom has represented numerous real estate trade associations and multiple listing services, and participated in several activities sponsored by the California Association of REALTORS®. Tom has been honored on several occasions for his work, including being awarded the highest rating by his peers, the Martindale-Hubbell AV rating. Tom received his Bachelor of Science from Utah State University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Utah. Tom is admitted to practice in California, Utah and Texas. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, United States Tax Court and other federal courts. 湯姆-傑考伯森 , 联邦法院稅務律師 近四十年執業專注於房產及環保相關項目. 湯姆負責多項龐大事務; 包括加利福尼亞州沙漠保留地案件及紐瓦克超大基金地目. 他也參與多項地產開發, 是無數開發案的地產顧問. 協助外國人在美國設立公司, 附合地方, 州, 及联邦法規. 湯姆更和全球知名的華府派頓伯格斯公司合作, 確認國際級的項目在美國的經營發展. 湯姆在加利福尼亞州各社區十分活躍. 他曾任橘郡帝國鉄道博物院理事長達28年現任常任理事. 湯姆並且是商業領袖所組成的山谷團理事長, 林肯俱樂部理事長, 及多項兒童基金會, 猶他州交響樂團的理事. 湯姆代表多家地產協會及電腦联綫協會法律顧問, 並參與多項加州地產協會項目的咨詢. 湯姆多次榮獲法律專業項目馬丁德. 哈伯爾最高榮譽獎狀. 湯姆畢業於猶他州立大學法律博士學位. 經認可在加利福尼亞州, 猶他州, 及德克薩斯州執業. 湯姆並經認可出庭最高法庭, 美國稅務法庭, 及其他联邦法庭.