Thomas R. Palmer


Corporate Law

Mergers and Acquisitions

Trusts and Estates

Tom is an equity member of MPS and serves as outside counsel for several hundred business enterprises, professional firms, and entrepreneurs. His main areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, corporate and business law, employment law, and estate and succession planning.

Tom represents clients that range in size from start-ups to established, multinational corporations, in such industries as insurance, finance, technology, healthcare, professional services, hospitality, manufacturing, distribution, and retail.

Tom is a regular lecturer at seminars and workshops sponsored by employers, trade associations, and professional groups. Topics he has addressed include preparing a company for sale, acquiring and selling a business, LLC operating agreements, buy-sell agreements, employment agreements, confidentiality and non-compete agreements, and business divorces.

“Our mission is as focused as our expertise is broad: to satisfy every client as efficiently and effectively as possible.”


1515 E. Woodfield Road, Suite 250 Schaumburg, Illinois 60173

T: 847-330-6048
F: 847-330-1231
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  • J.D., DePaul University College of Law
  • B.A., summa cum laude, DePaul University


  • Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois