Thomas J. Lyons III is an associate in Barnes & Thornburg's Indianapolis office, where he is a member of the Corporate Department and focuses on U.S. securities law and financial regulation.
Thomas concentrates his practice in the areas of securities, financial institutions, investment management, private investment funds, and mergers and acquisitions.
Prior to joining Barnes & Thornburg, Thomas served as a legal extern in the Honors Program at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C.
While working in the Office of the Chief Counsel in the Division of Corporation Finance, he researched and drafted memoranda involving cryptocurrencies, and reviewed and analyzed filings under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Thomas was also a legal intern for U.S. Sen. Todd Young, where he researched and analyzed various tax issues regarding the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
During law school, Thomas was a member of the Appellate Clinical Program.
Professional and Community Involvement
Board of Directors, Options Charter Schools
Member, The Federalist Society – Indianapolis Lawyers Division Chapter