Thomas Economy

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Tom Economy is an Associate Attorney at Christensen Law, with offices in Southfield, Michigan and Ann Arbor, Michigan. An experienced trial attorney, Economy joined the Christensen Law team in November 2016. He is ready and able to stand beside our injured motorist clients in the conference room and in court.

Tom Economy Stands Beside You Every Step of the Way

Tom Economy is an experienced litigator. Tom takes his job very seriously and will be fighting for you every step of the way. He starts every case with trial in mind, laying the groundwork in the early stages, so your case will be ready for the jury when the time comes. This includes:

  • Developing a case strategy,
  • Obtaining necessary documents and testimony, and
  • Working with expert witnesses.

When your case is referred to case evaluation or mediation, Tom will prepare a detailed summary of your case represent you before court-appointed evaluators or mediators. If that process does not result in a favorable settlement, Tom is ready to represent you at trial. Tom says:

Easily the best part of my job is getting a hug or a ‘thank you’ from my client at the end of a hard fought case. Our clients have suffered terrible wrongs and serious injuries, so the ability to use my training and skills to help a person that really needs help is very rewarding.”

Giving Auto Injury Clients Personal Care

Once your lawsuit is filed, Tom Economy will personally meet with you to discuss the strengths and weaknesses of your case and answer any questions you may have. As your case progresses, Tom or his assistant will contact you to stay connected and get updates of any developments in your treatment.

At some point in your case, the Defendant will schedule your deposition. Tom will help you prepare for the defense attorney’s questioning and be by your side during the deposition to ensure that the process is conducted in a professional and appropriate manner. You will also meet with Tom at various pre-trial court hearings and to make sure you are prepared and ready for trial.

Getting to Know Attorney Tom Economy

Tom Economy received a Bachelor’s Degree (BA) from University of Michigan – Dearborn in 1996, and a Juris Doctor (JD) from Michigan State University in 1999. He has spent nearly his entire career helping injured people with automobile negligence, no-fault insurance, and other personal injury litigation.

Tom also worked briefly for well-respected insurance defense firm. His experience working as a defense attorney has provided him with valuable insight into how the “other side” views and handles personal injury cases. He is also a skilled appellate lawyer, having briefed and argued numerous cases before the Michigan Court of Appeals as well as the Michigan Supreme Court.

A resident of Bloomfield, Michigan, Tom is an avid University of Michigan sports fan. He enjoys spending time with his wife Helen, who is a pediatrician, and their two young children. He also coaches his son’s travel baseball team.