Tom accepts instructions in criminal and civil law.
He prosecutes and defends in the Crown Court and the magistrates’ court in the full spectrum of offences, including cases involving dishonesty, drugs, driving offences, offences of violence and sexual offences. Tom also appears in cases prosecuted by the Environment Agency and local authorities.
Tom has experience of dealing with clients who have mental health difficulties and those who are unfamiliar with the criminal justice system.
During his pupillage, Tom assisted his supervisors with prosecutions brought by the SFO and NCA in a range of proceedings including bribery and corruption, fraud and drugs conspiracies.
Tom has recently assisted with the editing of Archbold 2020 with Riel-Karmy Jones QC and the Encyclopaedia of Road Traffic Law with Hannah Willcocks. He has conducted research on confiscation and civil recovery for Shane Collery QC which informed a presentation at the Cambridge Economic Crime Symposium.
BPTC, BPP Law School
LLB (Hons), University of Southampton, First Class Honours
Inner Temple BPTC Exhibition Award
BPP Advocacy Scholarship
Lord Justice Fulford Scholarship
3PB Prize for Best Performance in Criminal Law Exam
CPS Panel Advocate (Grade 1)
Attorney General’s Civil ‘Junior Junior’ Panel
South Eastern Circuit
Assisted editing chapter 19 of Archbold 2020 for Riel-Karmy Jones QC
Assisted editing of the Encyclopaedia of Road Traffic Law for Hannah Willcocks