Thomas O. Williams
Tom Williams, a shareholder in Reager & Adler, is the longest-tenured attorney in the firm after Dave Reager and Ted Adler. Tom began his career with Reager & Adler in 1993 in the Litigation and Construction Law practice areas. Tom is the lead attorney in the Debt Recovery practice area.
Utilizing a counselor’s approach to his practice of law, Tom is meticulously thorough in analyzing all aspects of a case in order to develop the best solutions for his clients. Tom embodies the trademark characteristic of a Reager & Adler attorney—“attorney and business owner”—in his recognition that although parties may be adversaries today, they may need to maintain an ongoing business relationship at some point in the future.
Prior to embarking on his legal career with Reager & Adler, Tom served in the United States Army performing with the “President’s Own” Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps.
Tom is an active member of the Keystone Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors Association. He serves on the Association’s Board of Directors and is a liaison to the Legislative Committee.
Tom travels extensively and is an avid gardener and photographer.
Seton Hall University, BA; Widener University School of Law, JD
Areas of Emphasis
Commercial, Construction, and Civil Litigation; Construction Law; Debt Recovery; Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation/Arbitration); Personal Injury; Employment Law
Pennsylvania; United States District Court, Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania
Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association; Member, Dauphin County Bar Association; Member, Cumberland County Bar Association; Board of Directors, Keystone Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors; Chairperson, Legislative Committee, Associated Builders and Contractors
Publications and Presentations
Regular contributor, Associated Builders and Contractors “Ask an Attorney” column; Contributor, Pennsylvania Homebuilders magazine and various construction related blogs; frequent lecturer, Pennsylvania Bar Institute; faculty member for numerous national business education forums on diverse construction and debt recovery topics; Production and presentation of webinars on diverse legal topics for the firm’s clients and association members
Designations and Training
Trained and Certified Arbitrator and Mediator for Greater Harrisburg Association of Realtors Real Estate Dispute Resolution Program