Tom started his training contract at the firm in September 2017 with a view to qualifying as a solicitor. His first seat was in the Dispute Resolution Department where he assisted on a wide-range of commercial and corporate disputes.
Tom’s second seat was in the Real Estate Department where he worked on a variety of high-value commercial and residential property transactions including:
· Assisting on a £43,000,000 refinance of a portfolio of hotel properties in central London.
· Assisting on a £19,000,000 acquisition of a development site in London.
· Assisting an off-shore client with various commercial lettings and general portfolio management matters for a shopping centre in Surrey.
Tom is currently in his third seat in the Corporate department.
Before joining Teacher Stern, Tom spent 9 months as a trainee in the Legal Unit of the European Banking Authority in London where he gained experience in financial services law and EU institutional law.
BPP Law School – LPC (Distinction)
London School of Economics and Political Science – LLM (Merit)
Queen Mary University of London – LLB