Tom completed his law degree at the University of Law in Guildford and London, having graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology.
After undertaking a placement with a law firm in Dubai, Tom returned to the UK and worked for Notting Hill Housing, one of London's largest housing associations. Working in a team of Housing Officers operating over the south west of London, Tom worked with the possessions team, gaining invaluable experience in all aspects of landlord and tenant disputes, evictions, and housing law.
Having secured a role with a magic circle firm in the City of London - Tom worked as a Paralegal, spending his time primarily in the mergers and acquisitions team.
In October 2015, Tom returned to the Oxfordshire area where he grew up, and joined Slade Legal as a Legal Assistant in the Litigation and Employment teams. A year on, Tom is thrilled to be undertaking his training contract and developing his career alongside a team of talented solicitors.