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Tom Grant

Senior Associate

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Tom Grant

Tom Grant

Senior Associate

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Tom Grant

Tom Grant

Senior Associate

Tom is a Senior Associate in the Manchester office with extensive experience in property damage liability claims, subrogated recoveries, and policy coverage disputes.

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Profile & Experience

Tom is a Senior Associate in the Manchester office with extensive experience in property damage liability claims, subrogated recoveries, and policy coverage disputes.

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Tom joined Clyde & Co in 2017 and was admitted as a solicitor in 2015.

Tom is experienced in handling high value and complex property liability disputes and recoveries on behalf of both insurers and corporate clients. Tom's instructions commonly relate to matters involving fires, escapes of water, product liability and construction & engineering disputes.

Alongside his experience of claims arising out of a range of insurable risks and perils, Tom has also developed and manages bespoke uninsured loss recovery schemes on behalf of large transport infrastructure contractors.

Tom also has significant experience of alternative forums of dispute resolution, and recently worked on an international arbitration (Zurich seat) and linked adjudications arising out of a multi-million-pound engineering dispute.

Following outstanding client feedback, Tom was recently recognised as a star lawyer in Thompson Reuters’ Acritas Stars global database.

Experience
  • Acted in linked LCIA arbitrations relating to the supply, installation, operation and maintenance of a gas power plant (English law, seat Zurich).
  • Acting on behalf of a Premier League football club in a subrogated recovery claim valued in excess of £1m arising out of the theft of official club merchandise from a distribution warehouse following the failure of on-site security systems.
  • Acting on behalf of a roofing sub-contractor in a High Court (TCC) claim arising out of alleged defects in the construction of a Hospital in Northumberland – one of The Lawyer’s Top 20 Claims of 2022.
  • Acting on behalf of a major electrical supplier in relation to a claim arising out of an explosion at Margram, Port Talbot
  • Acting on behalf of a large residential property developer in a subrogated recovery claim arising out of a substantial escape of water which resulted in widespread damage (estimated in excess of £1m) at a prestigious development in central London.
  • Acting on behalf of a paving contractor in respect of a substantial claim arising out of alleged defects in a roof car park deck at a large shopping centre development
  • Acted on behalf of a major household insurer and its policyholder in successfully pursuing a subrogated recovery claim against a local authority following the collapse of a tree onto a residential property
Sectors

Sectors

  • Insurance & Reinsurance

  • Property

Services

Services

  • Global Recoveries

  • Property & Liability