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Trowers bolsters travel and insurance team in Exeter

Trowers bolsters travel and insurance team in Exeter

International law firm Trowers & Hamlins has welcomed Senior Associate Tom Sampford to its travel and insurance team in Exeter.

Tom re-joins the firm from DAC Beachcroft, having originally completed his training contract at Stones, before the Stones' merger with Trowers in 2015.

Tom has experience dealing with tourism, hospitality and travel claims, and in handling international litigation matters. He has also gained a wide range of experience advising both claimants and defendants in personal injury matters, including particular expertise in the health sector, having previously represented numerous NHS Trusts.  Tom advised on a number of claims in the health sector, including matters relating to birth injuries, spinal injuries and mental health treatment.

Bronwen Courtenay-Stamp, Partner at Trowers & Hamlins LLP commented:

"We are delighted to have Tom return to Trowers and join our Dispute Resolution team. Tom's knowledge, skills and experience within the insurance and healthcare sector will complement our expanding Travel and Insurance Team based in the Exeter office."

Tom added:

"I am delighted to join Trowers & Hamlins. I am excited about working in the market leading travel and insurance team and in particular using my existing expertise to help grow the department and client base."