Thomas Barlow | Attorney at Giarmarco, Mullins & Horton, P.C.


Mr. Thomas Barlow concentrates his practice in labor and employment law, non-compete law and health care law. Mr. Barlow was previously a partner with the nationally recognized firm of Jackson Lewis PC, giving him over 30 years of experience representing management in virtually all aspects of work place and labor law.

His experience in traditional labor law includes negotiation and administration of collective bargaining agreements and litigation of employment cases. He defends allegations of discrimination and harassment, wrongful dismissal and retaliation. Mr. Barlow counsels employers on maintaining a union free workplace, as well as the prevention of labor disputes. The negotiation and administration of employment contracts, and attendant non-compete and trade secret provisions are a regular part of his practice. He also has extensive experience in healthcare, having represented both acute care hospitals and assisted living facilities.

Mr. Barlow has long been recognized as a Michigan Super Lawyer, a dbusiness “Top Lawyer,” a U.S. News Best Lawyer and has received an “AV” Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest ranking by peers for general ethical standards and legal ability.

Mr. Barlow attended Michigan State University, received his BS degree from Wayne State University and his JD from Duke University School of Law.

Mr. Barlow is a member of the American Bar Association and is admitted to practice in both Michigan and New York.


Practice Areas

  • Employment and Labor Law
  • Healthcare Law


  • Michigan State University, BS from Wayne State University
  • Duke University, J.D.

Admitted to Practice

  • Michigan 1972