Tom counsels UK and international private equity sponsors, sovereign wealth funds, and family offices on private equity investments and M&A transactions. He also advises several leading US private pension plans. On an ongoing basis, he represents a number of private equity-backed companies and other corporations both in the UK and internationally on commercial transactions.
Tom often speaks about the current issues in the private equity industry. He also writes about these topics for the UK and international trade press.
University of Hull, England, 1991, LLB (Hons)
University of Westminster, England, 1994, LPC
England & Wales (Solicitor)
Awards and Affiliations
Recommended, Industry Focus: Life Sciences and Healthcare, The Legal 500 UK (2021, 2022)
Recommended, Corporate and Commercial: Private Equity: Transactions - Mid-Market Deals (Up to £250m), The Legal 500 UK (2021, 2022)
Recommended, Corporate and Commercial: M&A: Lower Mid-Market Deals, £50m-£500m, The Legal 500 UK (2020–2022)
Recommended, TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms): Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology, The Legal 500 UK (2020)
Highly Regarded, IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate (2020, 2021)