Thomas qualified as a solicitor in 2018 and has worked as an Associate in the Disputes group ever since. He joined the firm as a Trainee in September 2016.
Both during his training contract and since qualifying, Thomas has gained experience advising on defamation, reputation protection and privacy issues, as well as commercial and intellectual property disputes. He has been actively involved in media litigation, including high value disputes in the High Court.
Before joining Simkins, Thomas worked as a paralegal in the commercial litigation department of a London based law firm. He has a degree in English from the University of Bristol and completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at BPP in London. He also has experience working in theatre, music and events management.