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Thomas J. Judge Member

Areas of Practice

Industries

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit

Education

George Washington University, J.D., with high honors, 1995

  • Order of the Coif 

United States Naval Academy, B.S., 1986

Tom Judge has more than 20 years’ experience analyzing and litigating insurance coverage and bad faith claims. He represents numerous insurance companies on a national basis often handling their most sensitive, complex and large exposure/strategic matters. First and foremost, Tom is a litigator, obtaining exceptional results for clients in court (trial and appellate), arbitration, and mediation. As reported by Chambers USA, Tom is a “‘results-driven attorney who does an amazing job on settlement and litigation.’”

Tom specializes in professional liability matters, addressing claims against corporate managers, financial institutions, investment advisors, health care companies, technology companies, attorneys, accountants, insurance brokers, and real estate agents amongst others. As monitoring counsel, Tom assists defense counsel in developing strategies for the most efficient resolution of claims and in preparing the highest quality pleadings and motion papers. Defending high-exposure bad faith cases, Tom’s experience crosses all lines of insurance, including general liability, municipal liability, auto/trucking, and property. Tom also directly represents and defends professionals, including directors, officers, lawyers, accountants, and brokers.

Prior to joining Dykema, Tom was a partner with the boutique insurance coverage firm of Loss, Judge & Ward, LLP, and before that he was a partner with Ross, Dixon & Bell, LLP (now Troutman Sanders).

Memberships & Involvement

  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society
  • American Bar Association
  • Maryland Bar Association
  • Recognized in Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers®  for Insurance Coverage, 2019
  • Named a Leading Lawyer in Insurance by Chambers USA, 2015-2019