Thomas Killam


Four Seagate
Eighth Floor
Toledo, Ohio 43604


Tom Killam was the founder and a member of his own firm for many years before joining Marshall Melhorn. He is Chair of the Business and Estate Planning Departments at Marshall Melhorn. His practice is concentrated in the representation of closely-held businesses and their owners.

Mr. Killam has also participated extensively in the coordination and planning of estates, ranging from multi-million dollar estates to more moderately-sized estates. Many of his business clients have sought his participation in family succession and business transition planning.

Mr. Killam is admitted to practice in Ohio and before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. He is a member of American Bar Association (Sections of Business Law, Taxation, and Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law), Ohio State Bar Association, and Toledo Bar Association.

Practice Areas

  • General Business and Corporate Tax Matters
  • Business Formations and Reorganizations;
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Dispositions of Businesses
  • Strategic Alliances and Joint Ventures




J.D., 1975, University of Toledo
B. Ed., 1969, University of Toledo


United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio

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