Thomas Schubert’s practice focuses on complex civil litigation, white collar matters, and appeals. Mr. Schubert has experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants across a variety of subject matters, particularly intellectual property and business disputes.
Before joining MoloLamken, Mr. Schubert served as a law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. During law school, he received the Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize for his work in Stanford’s Environmental Law Clinic. In the clinic, he successfully litigated a variety of administrative law cases both supporting and opposing federal agency actions, including under the Endangered Species Act and the National Environmental Policy Act. Mr. Schubert also served as a Managing Editor of the Stanford Law Review.
Before attending law school, Mr. Schubert worked as a Legal Assistant in the firm’s New York office.
- Leading cosmetics company in inter-creditor adversary proceeding arising from pre-bankruptcy debt transactions
- World-renowned art museum pursuing trademark and copyright claims related to unauthorized pop-up exhibition
- Senior manager of federal contractor in DOJ investigation into security and compliance issues
- Former officers and directors of small business investment company defending against fiduciary-duty claims brought by federal agency as receiver
- Small business owner in DOJ investigation into fraud allegations
- Debtor-in-possession lender in bankruptcy of consumer retail company
- In Antitrust Cases, Recent DOJ Losses Don’t Tell the Whole Story, AmLaw Litigation Daily (July 13, 2023) (with Jennifer Fischell)
News & Appearances
- 300 North LaSalle StreetChicago, IL 60654T: 312.450.6713F: 312.450.6701
- Law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Stanford Law School, J.D.
Managing Editor, Stanford Law Review
Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize
Hilmer Oehlmann, Jr. Award
Gerald Gunther Prize
Brown University, B.A., magna cum laude
Phi Beta Kappa
Bar and Court Admissions
- United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois