Tim specialises in the law of charterparties, bills of lading, and ship sale and purchase and shipbuilding. Reported cases include the Classic v. Limbungan  EWCA 1102 (force majeure), the Great Creation  1 Lloyd's Rep 315 (redelivery notices), the Pearl C  2 Lloyd's Rep. 533 (off-hire and underperformance), the Savina Caylyn  1 Lloyd’s Rep 550 (oil major approvals), Classic v. Lion  1 Lloyd’s Rep 59 (performance guarantees) and the Channel Alliance  1 Lloyd's Rep. 428 (profit share agreement).
Exeter College, Oxford (1st class degree in History), City University (Diploma in Law), Inns of Court School of Law. Pupillage at 7 King’s Bench Walk. Joined Holmes Hardingham in 1998 (partner 2003). Partner at Winter Scott from foundation in 2004 to present.