Tom Burton

Tom is the Founder and Chair of Mintz’s Energy & Sustainability Practice. He created one of the nation’s first legal practices focused on the clean energy transition.

Tom has completed hundreds of private equity and venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, and IPOs, which have collectively raised billions of dollars. Tom’s clients range from investors to entrepreneurs to Fortune 100 companies. Tom guides the industry’s next generation of leaders through active involvement with start-up organizations and accelerators. He is the recipient of the Northeast Clean Energy Council’s “Decade of Influence” award for being one of the eight top clean energy industry leaders of the last decade.

His active involvement and representation on key industry groups spans the clean energy sector, including serving as the Chair of the New England Aquarium Board of Trustees.