Thomas A. Vorbach
(304) 598-8112
Office: Morgantown
J.D. West Virginia University
LL.M. University of Florida
B.S. West Virginia University
Licensure: WV
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Tom Vorbach has nearly 40 years of practice experience in the areas of taxation, commercial and international transactions, and real estate, as well as estate planning, estate and trust administration, non-profit organizations, and export and foreign investor matters. Mr. Vorbach is the current leader of the firm's Technology and Entrepreneurial Development Team and was previously the group leader of the Taxation Practice Group.

Work Experience

1995 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
1977-1994 Private Practice

Speaking Engagements

Mr. Vorbach guest lectures at the West Virginia Export Manager class at West Virginia University and Marshall University.

Mr. Vorbach has been a featured speaker at West Virginia CLE seminars on taxation and has spoken to numerous groups on estate planning, estate administration, and non-profits.

Key Experience

Represented institute in merger of its business and assets, including $100 million building, into a high tech business park
Drafted sales and marketing representative contracts for exporter of airline equipment
Addressed Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) policies and Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) matters for export clients

Memberships & Awards

The Best Lawyers in America®
Best Lawyers® 2015 Morgantown, WV Tax Law Lawyer of the Year
Accredited Estate Planner, National Association of Estate Planning Councils
Graduated magna cum laude, West Virginia University
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review