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BCL Solicitors LLP

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Corporate Crime and Regulation


Tom McNeill is a partner at BCL specialising in defending companies and from investigations and prosecutions brought by the police/CPS, HSE, ORR, Local Authorities, Fire and Rescue Authorities, Environment Agency. Has particular expertise in crisis management, internal investigations and corporate and director liability, corporate and individual manslaughter, health and safety (including coroner’s inquests), environmental protection, fire safety. Tom has a dual practice and also specialises in corporate/financial crime including all types of fraud, bribery, and money laundering.


Qualified as a solicitor in 2011, and became a partner in 2022.


The Law Society; Health & Safety Lawyers Association; UK Environmental Lawyers Association; Fraud Lawyers Association.


University of Lancaster (1999 LLB Hons); College of Law, York (2000 LPC).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Employment > Health and safety

(Next Generation Partners)

Tom McNeillBCL Solicitors LLP

Business, crime and regulation-focused firm BCL Solicitors LLP‘s practice is experienced handling both domestic and cross-jurisdictional matters. The team’s caseload includes advising its clients on cases involving fatal or serious injury, the outcomes of which have the ability to cause significant reputational harm to the corporations involved. ‘First-rate lawyer’ Richard Reichman and Tom McNeill co-lead the offering as part of the firm’s wider business crime and regulation team. McNeill was promoted to partner in October 2022 and is noted as ‘exceptional’. Described by clients as ‘outstanding, knowledgeable and personable’, associate Suzanne Gallagher is a key name within the practice.