Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Thomas J. Lallier

Partner - Minneapolis


Bar Admissions: Minnesota; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin

Practice Groups: Banking & Finance, Commercial Litigation, Creditor's Rights, Cannabis

Education: William Mitchell College of Law, 1984, JD

Memberships: American Bankruptcy Institute; Local Rules Committee, Bankruptcy Section of Minnesota State Bar Association, Past Chair; Minnesota State Bar Association


Tom Lallier is a partner in the Minneapolis office of Foley & Mansfield and chair of the firm's Creditor's Rights group. He focuses his practice on creditor's rights in business reorganization and banking law.

Tom represents financial institutions in commercial loans transactions and restructuring troubled loans, and a variety of asset based lenders and equipment lenders in Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. He serves as counsel for the General Electric Capital Corporation in motor carrier bankruptcy cases throughout the United States, and also represents many other financial institutions including Congress Financial Corporation, TCF National Bank and Marquette Transportation Finance.

In addition to advising banks on consumer loan and consumer lending compliance issues, Tom counsels lenders in the area of ATM regulatory issues and electronic funds transfers.

We provide damage control for bad loans in order to maximize the monetary recovery for our clients as quickly and efficiently as possible.


February 14, 2020
Foley and Mansfield Attorneys Represent Wings Financial Credit Union in Bank Acquisition

Foley and Mansfield Attorneys Represent Wings Financial Credit Union in Bank Acquisition


August 8, 2018
F&M Assists Wings Financial Credit Union in Acquisition

Foley & Mansfield attorneys Tom Lallier and Ailana McIntosh represented Wings Financial Credit Union in its recent successful acquisition of three KleinBank branch locations.



  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Super Lawyers® list by Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine - 2003-2005
  • Leading American Attorney in the Leading American Attorney Network


Frequent lecturer on bankruptcy issues


  • Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case, Grand Forks Herald, August 2017. Read This Article.
  • Fundamentals of Bankruptcy Law for Transportation Lawyers - Co-Author (1991). National Transportation Lawyers Association