Tom is a Solicitor in Burges Salmon’s Projects team. Tom joined the firm in October 2022, having trained at Eversheds Sutherland, qualifying into the firm’s Commercial team. 


Tom has advised clients in a wide range of sectors such as utilities, education, energy, retail, financial services and IT, on a variety of commercial matters.

In the utilities sector, Tom has worked closely with a water company to draft a variety of bespoke and highly negotiated contracts. He has advised on regulatory compliance issues and has led procurement exercises awarding contracts under the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2006.

In the energy and environment sectors, Tom has helped a major energy provider manage contracts during the construction of a new nuclear power station.

Tom has also supported clients, from large high-street retailers to technology companies, by drafting and reviewing a variety of B2B and B2C contracts.