One of Legal Business' "next generation of disputes partners shaping the market" and one of Legal Week's "rising stars".
Tom's practice focuses principally on commercial litigation and professional liability disputes arising in the property, construction and IT sectors.
He has experience of handling a wide range of solicitors’ liability disputes for a variety of firms, large and small, and their insurers arising out of real estate transactions and the drafting of property documents, among other things.
Tom advises a number of the country’s largest firms of property professionals on risk management and professional liability issues, including in particular advising on high value property valuation claims. Tom also has a growing practice in the IT sector, where he advises IT consultants and their insurers on errors and omissions disputes.
In addition, Tom handles a range of disputes outside the insurance sectors including matters relating to commercial or high value residential real estate, financial service disputes and regulatory matters, shareholder disputes and partnership disputes.
Tom also co-authored the Pre-Action Protocol for Professional Negligence.