Thomas L. Fraser is an attorney and writer based in New York City.  Fraser's practice focuses on advising senior decision makers on strategic business, legal and policy issues.  With a focus on providing practical, common sense advice and implementation, Fraser works with clients on developing and carrying out new projects to help them move forward and succeed.

Fraser is also the host of a podcast.  The Tom Fraser podcast features interviews with global leaders about how to build organizations.  From New York to Singapore, Fraser talks with public and private sector leaders about economic development, investment, conservation, parks, gardens, museums and the performing arts.


Listen to the Tom Fraser Podcast on Apple Podcasts and at the Podcasts section of this website.  


Fraser writes a newsletter read by Chief Executive Officers, Senior Policymakers, Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists and others in five continents.  To read Fraser's observations about coronavirus stimulus and relief measures and additional business, legal and policy topics, please go to the Newsletters section of this website.    


Fraser regularly speaks to a variety of corporate, nonprofit, university and community organizations.  His speaking topics include "Singapore's Economic Development Model: A Study of Pragmatism" and  "Nonprofit Organizations: America's Best Idea."  For more information on his briefings and presentations, please go to the Speaking section of this website.  

The first 14 editions of Fraser's newsletter are collected in the Second Edition of his book, "Making Sense of the Fine Print: How Today's Front Page Legal Issues Impact Business, Policy and Personal Success."

Fraser is a graduate of Columbia University School of Law and Hastings College.  He was an International Fellow while at Columbia University and a Rotary Foundation Fellow. He spent his year as a Rotary Fellow at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, in Manila.