- MA (Oxon)
- Recorder 2009
- Employment Law Bar Association
- Professional Negligence Bar Association
- Personal Injury Bar Association
Tim's principal areas of specialism are employment and personal injury.
In the employment field, Tim acts both for employers and employees in the public and the private sectors. His practice ranges from unfair dismissal and redundancy claims to the more complex, sensitive or multi-party discrimination, transfer of undertakings, working time, whistle-blowing and equal pay claims. He is regularly instructed by in-house solicitors in local government and industry, as well as solicitors in private practice. He is also regularly involved in sensitive or high level disciplinaries, disputes and grievances prior to formal litigation as both advocate and advisor.
In personal injury, his practice is split equally between claimant and defendant work, often involving cases of high value or technical complexity or fraud. His personal injury practice embraces industrial and occupational disease, road traffic, rail and general EL work. He has a particular interest in related insurance disputes. He also specialises in health and safety at work and cases involving product liability. He is experienced at both first instance and appellate level.