Tom graduated with a History degree from the University of Sheffield and went on to complete his Master's degree in Politics and Contemporary History at the University of Nottingham.
Prior to achieving a Distinction in the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in 2021, Tom worked, for several years, in the power distribution industry in the manufacture and supply of Medium Voltage Switchgear to prestigious clients in the naval, rail and utility markets.
In September 2021, Tom joined Roythornes as a Paralegal in the Agriculture and Natural Resources team with a keen focus on energy projects
In September 2022, Tom started his training contract in the same team.
Outside of work Tom has led charity trekking expeditions up Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Kenya.