Tom is part of the Professions & Insurance team and has been described in the Legal 500 as “very clear and thorough”. Tom is based in our Newcastle office but has recently spent a lot of time in London working on the Grenfell Tower Inquiry.
Tom works on a variety of professional indemnity claims including, construction disputes, claims against various professionals (including solicitors, architects, structural engineers, geo-technical engineers, asbestos surveyors, cladders, approved Inspectors and accountants), and property damage claims. Tom has also worked on a number of technology matters.
For the last two years, following the Grenfell Tower disaster, Tom has been highly involved in various cladding and curtain walling disputes. Tom has also had a regular presence at the Grenfell Tower Inquiry and has delivered training on façade / cladding claims.