Mr. Brophy has more than 40 years in the legal profession including 13 as the President and CEO of a large law firm.
Tom has prosecuted, defended and resolved hundreds of general liability, motor vehicle, product, premises, liquor and medical liability cases both as an advocate and as a mediator.
He has trained lawyers and lectured frequently on a variety of legal topics.
Tom is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Tom is a former chair of the Federal Practice Committee of the Montgomery Bar Association.
Tom served as a Trustee of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the Philadelphia Bar Association for eleven years.
He has significant experience in the acquisition and onboarding of lateral attorneys and working out separation agreements for attorneys.
Tom served as the President of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation in 2017 and 2018 and as President of PBF Holdings in 2017 and 2018.
He is listed in Best Lawyers in America and as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.
Tom also served a two year term as the President of The Lawyers’ Club of Philadelphia in 2016 and 2017.
Tom received many awards and recognitions among which is the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Legal Intelligencer as well as rated AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell® since 2001. This is the highest peer rating standard and signifies that a large number of peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence for his legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards.
Mr. Brophy also serves as a Judge Pro Tem for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.