Toby earned his Juris Doctor degree from Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, where he served as Senior Note and Comment Editor of the Wayne Law Review, and interned with the Navy JAG Corps in Washington D.C. Prior to law school Toby earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Grand Valley State University in Allendale.
Before joining Bloom Sluggett, Toby worked as a research attorney at the Michigan Court of Appeals, served as a judicial law clerk to the honorable Mary Beth Kelly of the Michigan Supreme Court, and to the Honorable Stephen L. Borrello of the Michigan Court of Appeals. Following his time working for the judiciary, Toby served as an Assistant City Attorney for the City of Grand Rapids where he specialized in municipal tax defense and municipal litigation.
Toby resides in Courtland Township near Rockford. He enjoys spending time with his wife and son and enjoys being outdoors in all four seasons in Michigan. Toby is also an avid runner who has completed the 25k Riverbank Run on multiple occasions and recently ran the Bayshore Marathon in Traverse City.