Thomas Palisi is from Morganville, New Jersey, and attended Duke University for his undergraduate degree. While at Duke, Thomas majored in English literature and was a member of the varsity men’s lacrosse team. At NDLS, Thomas has served as the Vice President of Sports for the Sports, Communications, & Entertainment Law Forum. He spent his 1L summer as an associate at Barton LLP, a boutique firm in New York City. During his time at Barton, Thomas conducted legal research and drafted memoranda of law for white collar criminal investigations and various litigations in the financial services industry. He spent his 2L summer as an associate at King & Spalding in New York City in their Corporate, Finance, & Investments practice, where he will continue working after graduation. Despite being a full-blooded Italian, Thomas plays the bagpipes, and he enjoys spending his free time listening to U2 and Bruce Springsteen.