Thomas Ashworth is a journalist for the Anniston Star, specializing in high school and college football coverage. He showcases standout players while covering other sports like bowling.
Mr. Ashworth worked as a prosecutor for 11 years, leading more than 100 misdemeanor and felony jury trials to conviction. Now, using that experience to defend clients charged with DWI, sexual offenses, drug possession or murder.
Early Life and Education
Thomas Ashworth was born in Salford on 28 January 1800. On 5 June 1842 he married Mary Jackson from Manchester Collegiate Church and they had three children together.
He currently holds the title of Professor of Trombone at University of Minnesota, providing alto, tenor and bass trombone instruction to undergraduate, masters and doctoral students as well as leading an orchestral ensemble and jazz combo called Jazz ‘Bones. His former students have gone on to enjoy successful careers as public school educators, orchestral musicians in military bands as well as freelance performers and teachers.
He has performed with the Summit Brass on tour and in festivals like the Rafael Mendez Brass Institute, Grand Teton Music Festival, Brevard Music Festival Wintergreen Music Festival Ojai Music Festival as well as appearing on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion and Bill McLaughlin’s Saint Paul Sunday Live programs.
Tom Ashworth serves as Senior Research Analyst in the Iowa Legislature and currently staffs the Judiciary Committee and Administrative Rules committees. In addition, Tom serves as mentor for Drake Law School’s American Bar Association Moot Court Team.
He has performed with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra on alto, tenor, and bass trombone and euphonium; appeared on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion; taught and presented at international brass conferences worldwide;
Wiseman Ashworth Trauger founder David Ashworth Trauger boasts extensive legal experience and was honored as the 2024 “Lawyer of the Year” in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants by The Best Lawyers in America. Based out of Nashville, Tennessee – where he lives happily alongside an assortment of animals – David lives an active lifestyle while enjoying reading and animals alike.
Achievement and Honors
Thomas Ashworth’s work has been recognized with multiple honors. Within the legal field, Thomas has received both the Best Lawyers in America award and Outstanding Young Lawyer honors, in addition to serving on both boards for Nashville Bar Association and Tennessee Bar Foundation.
Music-wise, he continues to perform and teach workshops in organ and harpsichord playing as well as early music workshops. An accomplished viola da gamba player himself, he has collaborated with such artists as Wieland Kuijken, Margriet Tindemans, Brent Wissick and Clea Galhano among many others.
He was the Chair of the University of California Cancer Consortium, an alliance of five UC centers holding comprehensive cancer center status, and is also a member of EMBO and the Academy of Medical Sciences. Additionally, he received several scientific prizes and awards during this time.
Thomas Ashworth is a criminal defense attorney in Texas with expertise in misdemeanor and felony defense, including DWI, drug possession and sexual assault charges. Additionally, Thomas has represented clients accused of white collar crimes as well as capital murder cases.
At 13, Thomas ran away to sea for four years before eventually moving back to Melbourne where he worked as a carpenter, builder, architect, estate agent and builder – building apartments on St Kilda Road as part of the latter venture.
He served as president of the Victorian Free Trade Association from 1898-1902 and ran unsuccessfully for Federal seat of Albert Park against Isaac Isaacs in 1901. Later that same year he was elected into Victoria Legislative Assembly representing Ovens state seat.
According to various online sources, Tom Ashworth is 42 and estimated his net worth to be between $1-5 Million. His primary source of income comes from being a professional Footballer.
Ashworth Wealth LLC, an independent registered investment advisory firm providing wealth management, asset protection and planning services to high net worth individuals and families across the Intermountain West. He often speaks at universities, civic groups and industry conferences on topics relating to wealth management, modern portfolio theory and estate planning.
Sid Ashworth currently works as the Vice President & Government Relations of Northrop Grumman Corp and owns approximately 87,132 shares worth $37 Million as of 2023-10-05. For his full insider trading transaction history click here.