Tom is the founding partner of The Marks Law Firm, P.A. With more than 36 years of experience practicing law in Central Florida, Tom zealously represents his clients with integrity, dedication, and personal attention. Tom has built a solid reputation with his clients, colleagues, opposing counsel, and the Courts of Orange, Osceola, Lake, Brevard, Volusia, and Seminole Counties.
Tom has been collaboratively trained since 2009, and has successfully resolved numerous collaborative cases over the past decade. He is also a member of The Collaborative Family Law Group of Central Florida. Tom believes the big benefits of Collaborative Law are avoiding litigation and trial and helping the Parties reach their goals of co-parenting the children into the future in a healthy and mutually agreed-upon way and avoiding damage to the family, emotionally, financially, spiritually and in so many other ways.
It is Tom’s mission to be the best small family law firm in Central Florida. He is dedicated to excellence and has built a great team of attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants and support staff at The Marks Law Firm, P.A. Tom is committed to his clients, their well-being, and their goals. He sees success as a journey built on integrity, excellence and hard work. Tom cares deeply about his clients, their children, and their future success and significance.
If reconciliation is possible, he will support those efforts and what is best for the family. If he is called on to represent his clients’ interests in Court, a Collaborative Case, Mediation, or elsewhere, he will be a zealous advocate, negotiator and wise counsel.
Tom has actively volunteered his time and efforts in the Orange County Bar and has taken over 28 pro bono Legal Aid Society cases to represent those who could not afford an Attorney. Tom has volunteered over 200 hours of professional services in pro bono work.
Tom is active in the community and in his church. He frequently speaks at various Divorce Care groups in Central Florida and he has focused his time, efforts, and practice in family and marital areas of the law. In 2011, Tom was recognized as Outstanding Chairman by the Orange County Bar Association as chair of the Family Law Committee.
Tom and his wife Linda have been married over 35 years and have two adult children, Rebekah and Daniel. To learn more about Tom and his passions beyond family law, read the latest Healthy Lawyer Blog at https://www.markslawfla.com/the-healthy-lawyer-blog-2/