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Thomas E. Rossmeissl

Thomas E. Rossmeissl

  • Estate Planning, Probate
  • California
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Eric Thomas Hartnett
Eric Thomas Hartnett March 5, 2018
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
In knowing Tom Rossmeissl for over half a decade, he checks all the boxes. Tom is smart and hardworking. He is also extremely knowledgeable in his area of practice. The fact that I regularly refer my clients and have even referred my family to Tom reflects the level of trust I have for him and in his work product. View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague

Tom and I worked together at Terra Law from 2012 through 2015.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client

Tom and I worked together on several matters when we were both at another law firm.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?

He is an extremely knowledgeable estate planning attorney who also possesses significant litigation experience. Given the litigation experience, I believe Tom brings a valuable additional perspective to his client relationships and legal representation.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

As stated previously, I have found Tom to be extremely knowledgeable estate planning attorney. When we worked together, I was impressed with Tom's command of the law concerning estate planning.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Tom has a keen ability to spot essential issues and to correctly analyze the facts and law.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Tom is well spoken and his written communications (from what I have seen) are appropriately designed for the recipient. When writing to a judge or opposing counsel, he has displayed a recognizable skill for persuasive advocacy.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

I have no doubts about Tom's ethics and integrity. If I did, I would not refer my clients to him.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Estate planning (e.g. trusts, wills) and related litigation.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Arbitration
  • Client Relations
  • Collaboration
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Document Review
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Transactions
  • Trials
Q. Please provide any additional comments about this lawyer
I have referred clients and family to him in the past. He will continue to be a go-to referral for me when someone has an estate planning need or dispute.
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends