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36 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4JH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7421 8000
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Fax 020 7421 8035
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360 LDE
Email:
Web:
www.36group.co.uk
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The 36 Group, Thomas Steward, London, ENGLAND

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Thomas Steward

Tel:
Work 020 7440 6900
Email:
Web:
36group.co.uk/members/trs
The 36 Group (The 36 Group)

Work Department

36 Stone

Position

Tom’s practice encompasses commercial litigation, arbitration, and advisory work, with particular emphasis on shipping and international trade disputes.  His practice covers all areas of wet and dry work, and he is regularly instructed in a wide range of disputes, both in arbitration and in the High Court, both led and un-led, against leading and junior counsel.  He has particular expertise in obtaining urgent interim relief, including freezing injunctions, anti-suit injunctions, and other associated orders.  Recent cases include Rubicon v KrisEnergy [2019] EWHC 2012; Cortesi (Deceased) v Chubb European Group Ltd [2018] EWHC 2233 (QB); [2019] I.L.Pr. 3; The Baltic Strait [2018] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 33; Deutsche Bank v CIMB Bank Berhad [2018] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 510.

Career

Called 2011.

Member

Committee member London Shipping Law Centre Young Maritime Practitioner’s Group.

Education

BA, Classics, Brasenose College, Oxford – First in Mods and Finals (2008); GDL, City University – Distinction (2011); BPTC, City University – Outstanding (2011); MA (Oxon) (2011); Scholar, Brasenose College, Oxford (2006-8); Diplock Scholarship, Middle Temple (GDL) (2009); Diplock Scholarship, Middle Temple (BPTC) (2010).


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