Call Us 858-874-2100

Our Team

Thomas M. Finn (Retired)

Of Counsel
Tel#: (650) 341-5401
vCard: Download vCard
Professional Experience:
California Certified Workers’ Compensation Law Specialist since 1978

Tom and his wife, Nancy, have been married since 1969 and have 8 children. Tom spends his free time playing golf and tennis, reading and photography. He is the President and member of several civic organizations including a local school board.

Areas of Practice:

  • Workers’ Compensation Law
  • Subrogation
  • Labor Code Section 132a
  • Serious & Willful Allegations
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Asbestos Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation


  • Lincoln University School of Law, San Francisco
  • San Francisco State University – Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Career Highlights:

  • Judge Pro Tem, Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
  • Arbitrator, Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
  • 1992 President of the California Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys’ Association
  • Past President, California Compensation Defense Attorneys’ Association
  • Member and Shareholder, Mentz, Finn & McDowell, 1976-2010
  • Staff Counsel, Zenith National Insurance Company, 1973-1976
  • Workers’ Compensation Claims Examiner, 1969-1973
  • Guest Lecturer, Industrial Claims Association, Diablo Valley Industrial Claims Association, California Self-Insurers Association
  • Former Faculty Member, Insurance Education Association