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24 THE ROPEWALK, NOTTINGHAM, NG1 5EF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 947 2581
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 6532
DX:
10060 NOTTINGHAM-17
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Web:
www.ropewalk.co.uk

Tom Carter

Tel:
Work 0115 947 2581
Email:
Ropewalk Chambers (Ropewalk Chambers)

Work Department

Clinical negligence, commercial, counter-fraud, costs, criminal regulatory, disease, employment, housing, personal injury, planning and environmental, property and chancery, professional discipline and regulation and public sector and not-for-profit.

Position

Tom became a member of Chambers in October 2013 following successful completion of his pupillage. He was awarded a scholarship by Inner Temple and undertook the BPTC at Nottingham Law School. He is registered with the Bar Council to undertake public access work and is able to receive instructions from lay clients, as well as those on the traditional professional client basis. Tom has a general civil practice and is a member of all practice groups at Ropewalk Chambers. He appears regularly in the county courts and the High Court and is developing a strong paperwork practice. In addition, Tom is regularly instructed by the Home Office to deal with immigration appeals. Through this line of work he has experience in areas traditionally beyond the remit of peers at a similar call, such as cross-examining expert witnesses. He brings these skills to all areas of his practice.

Career

Called 2012.

Education

University of Nottingham (LLB).


Regional Bar: Midland Circuit

Property

Within: Leading Juniors

Tom Carter - Ropewalk Chambers ‘ Particularly recommended for cases involving Japanese knotweed. ’

Within: Property

At Ropewalk Chambers, the property team is instructed in a wide range of matters including possession claims, boundary and easement disputes as well as dilapidation claims. Tom Carter recently represented a claimant, as a junior alone, in a Court of Appeal case against National Rail concerning liability under the law of nuisance for encroachment by Japanese knotweed rhizomes.

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