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Thomas J. Travers Thomas J. Travers
Special Counsel for SB/SE Counsel Headquarters

Tom began his career with Chief Counsel in 1988. Prior to joining Counsel, he was in private practice in Montgomery, Alabama. Tom first worked with Counsel in the Laguna Niguel office. In 1993, he was promoted to Assistant District Counsel. Five years later, he moved to Portland, Oregon, where he served initially as the Associate District Counsel for the Pacific Northwest District Counsel Office. Following the reorganization, Tom was named the AAC for SB/SE in Portland. In February of 2008, he became the Deputy Area Counsel for Area 7 in San Francisco. Tom joined the headquarters staff in New Carrollton, Maryland in April of 2011.

He received his B.A. from Auburn University (Montgomery), his J.D. from Tulane University in New Orleans, and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Alabama.