F. Thomas Edwards was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He grew up in Tucson, Arizona and graduated with a degree in Finance from the University of Arizona, magna cum laude, in 2002 where he was also a member of the Wildcat football team. In 2005, Tom received his J.D., cum laude, from the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona. There, he served as a Note and Comment Editor on the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law. While in school, Tom also interned for both the Arizona Supreme Court and the Arizona Office of Homeland Security. Tom also served as a law clerk for the criminal division of the Pima County Attorney's Office and the Honorable James C. Carruth, Magistrate Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona. Tom participated in Santoro, Driggs, Walch, Kearney, Holley Thompson's summer clerk program in 2004 and joined the firm as an Associate in 2005. He practices primarily in the areas of business and employment litigation. Tom was selected by Super Lawyers rating service as a Mountain States Rising Star in 2010. Tom is admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Nevada, the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.