Tom Day

Tom Day

"A good legal mind and he is always abreast of legal developments." "He is an all-rounder and excellent for MPTS hearings." "Fiercely bright. He is well liked by clients and tribunals, and he gets great results which makes it look easy."

Chambers UK 2021
Year of call: 2008
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Tom is recognised as a leading junior who specialises in defending individuals and corporate entitles facing criminal charges with a particular focus on criminal regulatory offences and serious crime. Tom appears in matters of the utmost complexity and gravity including offences of murder, manslaughter, violence, firearms, drugs, dishonesty and fraud. His experience in regulatory, disciplinary and licensing matters means he has a particular interest in criminal cases with a regulatory aspect.

Tom is recognised as a leading junior representing professionals before their respective tribunals. He has experience defending professional at most tribunals but regularly appears at the MPTS and GDC. Tom also presents cases for regulators including the GOC, GPHC, The FA and other sporting bodies.

Tom also conducts many high profile and complicated inquests (including acting for The FA during the Hillsborough Inquests), often relating to medical professionals or possible breaches of Health & Safety legislation.

In addition to these areas Tom is an experienced practitioner in the field of licensing. He has particular experience in obtaining licences for, or defending charges arising in relation to, alcohol, live concerts and housing

Tom accepts Direct Access instructions.

What Others Say:

“He has an easy charisma that puts clients at ease and charms panels and experts alike. He can also be ruthless in getting the result that he wants and will work incredibly hard to make sure that he gets it.” – Legal 500 2021

“He assimilates complex information into client friendly language, provides clear and comprehensive advice and presents arguments with authority.” – Legal 500 2021

“Provides sound, practical advice and turns requests around quickly. A real team player who impresses clients with his approach.” – Chambers UK 2020

“Always secures excellent results for his client.” Chambers UK 2020

“Very personable and an excellent communicator.” – Legal 500 2020

“Thorough and very personable. He has clear judgement.” – Chambers UK 2018

“A highly responsive, efficient and effective advocate.” – Chambers UK 2018

‘Thorough and very personable, with clear judgement.’ – Legal 500 2017

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