Tom Rushton

Tom Rushton

Year of Call: 2016.

Tom took tenancy at Linenhall Chambers in February 2018, following a pupillage under the supervision of Michael Barrow.

Prior to joining Linenhall, Tom spent two years as a paralegal in commercial property at Darbys Solicitors LLP, specialising in long leasehold acquisitions, and spent a further six months at Challenor Gardiner Solicitors, working in a variety of areas from residential property to litigation.

Tom also has experience in advising and representing clients through volunteering at both the Citizens Advice Bureau in Oxford and the Free Representation Unit in London, specialising in the latter in employment law.


  • 2015-2016 – BPTC – City University, London – Outstanding.
  • 2010-2013 – BA Jurisprudence – University of Oxford, The Queen’s College – Upper Second Class.

Awards and Scholarships:

  • Exhibition Scholarship from the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Memberships and Associations:

  • The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple