Thomas is an associate solicitor in the IP and IT team at Stephens Scown. He works predominantly with national and international businesses. Thomas heads up the firms’ food and drink team, and has experience of working with a broad range of food and drink businesses, advising on their brand portfolios and consumer facing terms and competitions.
Thomas is also a skilled public speaker and provides training on IP and IT in house. He has also delivered guest lectures at the Universities of Exeter, Falmouth and Bournemouth.
As an IP specialist, Thomas' work includes:
Thomas is valued by IT clients for his intrinsic understanding of both the law and its practical application.
As an IT lawyer, Thomas regularly assists client with:
Outside of work, Thomas is a non-executive director of Food Drink Devon, a not-for-profit organisation set up to help quality food and drink producers based in Devon.
Young Lawyer to Watch - Legal 500 UK 2017 - "Tom is patient, efficient, responsive and very helpful". Legal 500 is an independent guide to the legal profession who recognises top lawyers.