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Essex Court Chambers

Living Wage
24 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3EG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
Fax:
Fax 020 7813 8080
DX:
320 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.essexcourt.com
London, Singapore

Tom Ford

Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
Email:
Essex Court Chambers (Essex Court Chambers)

Position

Undertakes a broad range of commercial work, with a particular interest in commercial litigation, arbitration and civil fraud. Acts both as sole counsel and as junior counsel. Experience in major arbitrations, the Commercial Court, the Queen’s Bench and Chancery Divisions and in county court trials. In addition to trials, has experience in interlocutory matters. Recently reported cases include: Linsen International Ltd v Humpuss Sea Transport PTE Ltd [2011] All ER 64; [2011] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 663; Senergy Limited v Zeus Petroleum Ltd [2012] All ER 174.

Career

Pupillage Essex Court Chambers, tenant 2009; called 2008, Gray’s Inn; three-month internship UNHCR Somalia, Nairobi; visiting tutor in Constitutional and Administrative Law at King’s College, London 2007; research assistant 2007: ‘The Law of Confidentiality: A Restatement’ by Paul Stanley.

Education

Inns of Court School of Law (2008 BVC); University of London (2007 LLM); Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge (2006 BA Law (First Class Hons)).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading juniors

Tom Ford - Essex Court Chambers ‘An absolutely first-rate junior combining intellect with sound practical judgement and advice.’

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