Thomas Buranosky

Thomas Buranosky Partner


Tom Buranosky

The University of Chicago Law School, J.D.

Yale University, B.A. (cum laude)



Tom Buranosky is a partner in the Firm’s Real Estate Group. His work focuses on acquisitions and dispositions, mortgage lending and leasing matters for a range of clients including financial institutions, developers, corporations and real estate investors. Tom has closed transactions across the country ranging from downtown office towers to resort golf courses. His leasing work is divided among office, industrial and retail properties, and he represents corporate clients in their leasing endeavors on a national basis. On behalf of lenders and borrowers, he has structured, closed, securitized and defended loans. On behalf of banks and regulatory agencies, he has resolved nonperforming loans and handled complex workouts.

Tom received his B.A., cum laude, from Yale University. He received his J.D., from the University of Chicago. Prior to joining Fox Swibel, Tom was a partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP (formerly Gardner Carton & Douglas).

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Tom has been rated AV® Preeminent by his professional peers through the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating system. This is a testament from peer legal professionals of the highest level of professional excellence and of unquestionable ethics.

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Tom has also been named a Leading Lawyer in commercial and finance real estate law by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company since 2012. Only lawyers who are most often recommended by their peers in the statewide surveys are included in Leading Lawyers Magazine.