J.D., 1978, University of Chicago Law School
B.B.A., 1975, summa cum laude, University of Notre Dame
summa cum laude, 1971, St. Thomas Academy
Awards & Honors
The Best Lawyers in America, Litigation and Controversy - Tax, 2015-2017
Minnesota Super Lawyers, Super Lawyer, 2018, 2010-2016
Corporate Tax Lawyer of the Year - USA, by Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards, 2013-2016
2015 Legal Award, Excellence in Tax Litigation - Minnesota, International Association of Lawyers and Swissport
Best Corporate Tax Law Firm - USA, by LegalComprehensive.com
Top Rated Lawyer in Taxation Law, by American Lawyer Media and Martindale Hubbard
Tom has practiced Property Tax and Real Estate Law since 1978 and has been an MSBA Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law since the inception of that designation.
Tom is highly acclaimed for his expertise in real property valuation and property tax appeals, including retail, office, industrial, apartment and redevelopment properties. He is rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell, and is a MSBA certified specialist in real property law who practices property tax law. Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2015, 2016 and again in 2017, Tom has received numerous honors, awards and accolades: America’s Most Honored Professional by American Registry for 2016; “Minnesota Top Rated Lawyer” by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell.; “Super Lawyer” by Minnesota Super Lawyers Magazine; “Corporate Tax Lawyer of the Year” for the USA in 2013 through 2016 by Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards; (with Fredrikson & Byron) named “Tax Law Firm of the Year” for the USA by Finance Monthly for 2014, 2015 and 2016; “M&A Today Global Corporate Tax Lawyer of the Year” for the USA for 2016; 2015 Legal Award for “Excellence in Tax Litigation – Minnesota” from the International Association of Lawyers and Swissport; “Leading Lawyer Global 250 for 2014” by Lawyer Monthly; “Lawyer International – Legal 100 Award for 2016 Corporate Tax Lawyer of the Year” for the USA; and (with Fredrikson & Byron) “Best Corporate Tax Law Firm” for the USA for 2016 by Lawyer’s World.
Minnesota State Bar Assciation (1978)
Federal Courts (1988)
Name: Thomas R. Wilhelmy
Law Firm: Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Address: 200 South Sixth Street Minneapolis MN 55402
Website URL: https://www.fredlaw.com/our_people/thomas_r_wilhelmy/