Thomas Hoffmann (Tom) is a partner and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP.  He is a member of the firm’s Finance Practice. Tom and the Foley finance team represent more than half of the perennial leading lenders to the renewable energy industry. Tom focuses his practice on energy industry financing transactions, project development investments and mergers and acquisitions. He is also a member of the Foley Energy Industry Team.

Tom frequently represents lenders, developers and investors in the development and financing of projects including solar, wind and biomass projects as well as gas and cogeneration projects. Tom has also represented electric utilities in various transactions as well as private purchasers and sellers of electric power assets.


Tom received his law degree from New York University School of Law (J.D.). Tom is also a graduate of Oxford University (M.A.) and Georgetown University (B.A.).


Tom has been recognized by Chambers USA as well as The Legal 500 each year from 2012-2022 for his ventures in renewable and alternative energy industries.


Tom is admitted to practice in Maryland as well as Washington, D.C.