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Thomas Joraanstad

Baker & McKenzie LLP


Thomas Joraanstad is an associate in Baker McKenzie’s San Francisco office.

Practice Focus

Thomas advises public and private companies on a wide range of global restructuring projects, including coordinating and implementing complex post-acquisition integrations, holding company restructurings, and tax planning restructurings. He also advises clients on general corporate matters, including compliance and governance.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advising and implementing a global restructuring for an internet and software services company in preparation for its IPO.
  • Advising and implementing a global restructuring for a biopharmaceutical manufacturing company to optimize its global distribution network and enterprise resource planning system.


  • California~United States (2017)
  • District of Columbia~United States (2015)
  • Maryland~United States (2013)


  • William & Mary Law School (JD cum laude) (2013)
  • Occidental College (BA History Honors with distinction, cum laude) (2007)


  • English