Overview Tom L. Budde Chief Financial Officer tbudde foley.com Download vCard Tom L. Budde is chief financial officer of Foley & Lardner LLP. He is responsible for the firm's accounting and financial management functions. Mr. Budde oversees and supervises financial activities, including budgeting, billing, collections, banking and cash management, and tax reporting. Mr. Budde has more than 20 years’ experience and has held management positions in technology as well as in finance. He has a degree in finance.