Tom Brook is Counsel within the Corporate department and advises on a wide range of corporate and finance transactions taking place in the jurisdictions of the Isle of Man and the British Virgin Islands.
He qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2007 and worked for seven years in the banking and finance teams of two UK based international law firms. He has also gained significant commercial experience having spent six months on secondment within the legal department of Barclays Bank PLC. In 2011, Tom was called to the bar in the British Virgin Islands.
Tom has used his onshore legal banking and finance expertise to enhance and expand Appleby’s local lending practise area. Tom has diverse practise area and has experience on a wide range of transactions encompassing international finance, acquisitions, insolvency and matters involving the ever growing Isle of Man Aircraft Registry.
Recently recommended by Legal 500 UK 2015, Tom is referred to as "very responsive and sensible." Even more recently, Tom is recommended by Legal 500 UK 2016 for his shipping and aviation finance expertise.
"[Tom] is very responsive and sensible."