Tom Bourne-Arton predominantly specialises in high value and complex personal injury claims, including claims involving fatality, brain injury, spinal injury, amputation, chronic pain, and psychiatric injury. Tom acts for Claimants and Defendants.
Tom’s case load includes road traffic accidents, workplace accidents, highways act claims, and occupiers’ liability claims; with a recent emphasis on serious workplace accidents.
Tom is regularly instructed by Defendant insurers in claims involving fraud and/or fundamental dishonesty; such claims include those involving occupancy fraud, induced collisions, false injury, low velocity impact, and surveillance.
Tom also specialises in employment law, professional negligence and inquests.
Tom was called to the bar in 2005, undertook his pupillage at Farrar’s Building and has practiced from Farrar’s Building ever since.
Whilst Tom’s chambers and the majority of his attendances at Court are in London, he lives in North Yorkshire and as such he is equally happy to accept instructions to attend Court in the north of England.