Thomas is a pupil in Chambers’ civil team


While on the Bar course Thomas represented union members pro bono for the Cleaners and Allied Independent Workers Union in internal and Employment Tribunal proceedings


  • Bar Course, Inns of Court College of Advocacy - Merit
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, City Law School - Distinction
  • PhD in Classics, Peterhouse, University of Cambridge
  • MPhil in Medieval History, Peterhouse, University of Cambridge
  • MA (Cantab) in History, Peterhouse, University of Cambridge - First with Distinction (starred first)


  • Bar Course Scholarship, Inner Temple
  • City Law School Scholarship for Academic Excellence
  • Arts and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership


Honourable Society of the Inner Temple


Thomas is a keen sailor and hillwalker, and a somewhat more reluctant runner. He has written several articles and reviews on aspects of late Roman and early medieval history and reads in several languages, Ancient and modern.



Clerking team

Steve Walker

Lead Civil Clerk

0191 245 9589

Lead Employment Clerk & Civil Clerk

0191 300 9359


01642 247 569

Civil & Criminal Silks' Clerk

0113 3235 955

Civil Clerk

0191 245 9556