Tom is a Partner in Osborne Clarke's commercial team, focusing on digital regulation, e-commerce and consumer law.
Tom provides commercial and regulatory advice on issues that affect online and digital businesses, including digital regulation, privacy and technology. He also regularly advises on the launch and compliance of consumer facing platforms and digital services across multiple jurisdictions. Tom has particular expertise in the games industry, and leads Osborne Clarke's Games & Interactive Entertainment practice.
Tom has advised on and been passionate about media and technology throughout his entire career. His previous in-house experience includes working in the BBC’s media litigation team, and being Head of Television Broadcasting at Phonographic Performance Limited. Before becoming a lawyer, Tom worked in the music industry for many years.
Very responsive; highly pragmatic. Quick to understand business requirements and adapt advice accordingly. Particularly strong e-commerce capabilities."
Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world
I am a Social Diversity Champion, and member of OC's new UK-based governance board of senior stakeholders that will oversee delivery of the firm's Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) strategy and commitments.
I was nominated for this due to my personal interest and passion for improving diversity. I now have a strategic role in challenging and supporting the firm's D&I programme, ensuring it achieves measurable change in the recruitment, retention and engagement of an increasingly diverse workforce.