Tom Bassler has been Of Counsel with Hawley Troxell since 2009. Prior to associating with the firm, he was employed for thirty years as General Counsel for health insurance companies in Idaho and Ohio. He has also been a partner in an Ohio law firm.
Mr. Bassler focuses his practice on business and corporate law, corporate governance, health care, health insurance, employment law, mergers and acquisitions, and real property transactions. He has extensive experience in lobbying and working with legislators, regulatory agencies and boards of directors.
General Counsel for life and health insurance companies, a managed care company, a third party administrator, and an employee leasing company.
Negotiated and drafted transaction documents for corporate acquisitions, mergers, and joint ventures.
Co-counsel for a $100 million financing for acquisition of a life insurance company.
Law School: Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University, J.D., 1976
Graduate: Miami University, MBA, 1972
Undergraduate: Heidelberg College, B.S., 1965
Idaho Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association, former Board Chairman
Women’s & Children’s Alliance, former Board Member
Hillcrest Country Club, member