Tommy received his Doctor of Law Degree from the University of Chicago Law School. While attending law school, he worked in the Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Lab, serving Fortune 500 companies in a variety of matters, including regulatory compliance, smart contracts, and corporate governance. Tommy was a journal staff member of the University of Chicago Legal Forum, as well as a board member of The Startup and Venture Capital Law Group, the Law and Tech Society, and the Business Law Society.
Tommy received his Bachelor of Science in Advertising with Highest Honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After college, Tommy worked as a legal assistant for Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan and at the Polsky Innovation Fund, where he helped early-stage companies secure more than $3 million in investor financing.
He is fluent in Vietnamese with working knowledge of Korean.