Thomas Welk

Senior Counsel

Thomas Welk concentrates in the areas of equity compensation, qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, executive compensation, and welfare benefits. His clients range from startup enterprises to mature publicly traded companies.

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  • Structure Therapeutics – $185.3 Million IPO 

  • Oyster Point Pharma to Be Acquired by Viatris 

  • Thoma Bravo’s Instructure Agrees to Sell Employee Development Platform Bridge to Learning Technologies Group 

  • Instructure Sells to Thoma Bravo for $2 Billion 

  • Arlo to Partner with Verisure 

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Practices & Industries


  • New York University School of Law
    LLM, Taxation

  • Gonzaga University School of Law
    JD, cum laude, 1989

  • University of Washington
    BA, 1983

Admissions & Credentials



  • American Bar Association

  • National Association of Stock Plan Professionals

  • San Diego County Bar Association