Tom is a lawyer in Fasken’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution group in the firm’s Vancouver office.
Tom has a general litigation practice with a focus on appeals, judicial reviews, and complex commercial matters.
Tom has appeared as counsel at all levels of court in British Columbia, including as counsel at the Court of Appeal for British Columbia and has prepared written submissions for the Supreme Court of Canada. Tom has also acted for clients in domestic arbitral proceedings and before various administrative bodies in British Columbia.
Prior to joining Fasken, Tom clerked for the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. After clerking, Tom practiced at a national law firm and then a boutique law firm in Vancouver.
Tom is on the executive of the Appellate Advocacy section of the Canadian Bar Association – BC Branch. Tom also serves as a referral counsel for Access Pro Bono’s new Court of Appeal Program.
Tom is a contributor to the Civil Appeal Handbook published by the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia and the CanLII BC Civil Litigation Manual.