Tom has, over a number of years, developed a particular specialization in the complex and fast changing area of regulatory law involving, in particular, the professional discipline procedures and statutory powers of professional regulatory bodies.
In Chambers & Partners Tom is ranked as a leading practitioner in the field of Professional Discipline. That guide notes that he is:
“highly recommended for his work on difficult disciplinary cases”
His expertise in this area has also been acknowledged by clients whom he:
“impresses…with his professional discipline and public law expertise” (Chambers and Partners)
Tom has regularly appeared in the High Court dealing with judicial review challenges and statutory appeals made against regulatory bodies. He advises a range of regulatory bodies on challenges made in the High Court under a variety of statutory provisions."
He speaks at seminars on this fast developing area of law and is a member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL).
For further details see his cases section and professional discipline sub area.