Thomas O. Kolb - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Thomas O. Kolb

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 205-250-8321

Thomas O. Kolb, shareholder in the Birmingham office, concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions. He represents private and public companies, including a publicly held real estate investment trust, in connection with the tax, regulatory and other aspects of such transactions. Mr. Kolb also practices extensively in the area of individual and business taxation, including choice of entity analysis, tax-free reorganization planning, partnership and subchapter S taxation, as well as exempt organization taxation. Mr. Kolb's practice also includes the areas of general corporate and business law as well as health care law.

University of DallasBA 1982University of DallasMA 1984University of North Carolina School of LawJ.D. 1986University of Florida
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts Birmingham Bar Association Alabama State Bar (Business, Tax and Health Care Sections)

Case History

Recent Representative Matters
  • Represented real estate investment trust in $253 million private equity offering and $126 million initial public offering.
  • Represented a publicly traded real estate investment trust in connection with numerous sale/leaseback and mortgage transactions related to hospital and medical office buildings throughout the United States, with an aggregate value of more than $1 billion.
  • Represented a publicly traded real estate investment trust in connection with numerous development transactions related to hospital and medical office buildings throughout the United States.
  • Represented a publicly-traded real estate investment trust in obtaining $100 million credit facility from numerous participant lenders.

Client Comments

"Over the course of many years of our association, Tom Kolb has always exhibited not only a rare grasp of the legal complexities of each transaction, but also of the facts, history, and personalities that bear upon bringing that transaction to a successful conclusion. He is a very talented lawyer."

Office Location

Wells Fargo Tower, Suite 1400
420 Twentieth Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Venture Capital Law of the Birmingham Metro Area
Thomas O. Kolb has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Tax Law
Venture Capital Law