Essex Court Chambers’ Tom Ford has been recognised as a rising star in Legal Week’s ‘Stars at the Bar 2017’. The feature profiles ten of the most promising barristers of ten years call and under and market research is undertaken to determine exceptional achievers.
Tom was called to the Bar in 2008 and became a tenant at Essex Court on successful completion of pupillage. His practice covers domestic and international dispute resolution, focusing on commercial disputes, including banking & finance, civil fraud and arbitrations and related proceedings. Recently, Tom has been acting in PJSC Tatneft v. Bogolyubov and ors – a Commercial Court dispute involving issues of jurisdiction and claims under Article 1064 of the Russian Civil Code.