Tom Porto represents people. Whether he is representing a defendant accused of a crime, or representing a single plaintiff, Tom’s practice is focused on representing the individual. As a Missouri State Public Defender for five and a half years, Tom represented thousands of criminal defendants. He specializes in trial practice and has had many “not guilty” verdicts. He came to The Popham Law Firm in 2013 to put his trial experience to work.
Tom graduated from the UMKC law school where he was accepted into the prestigious Order of the Barristers for those who have excelled in trial advocacy. He received his bachelor’s in journalism from the University of Missouri and was a graduate of Rockhurst High School in Kansas City.