Members of 1COR act in the Covid Inquiry - Dec 2023
Tom has a busy practice in all areas of Chambers’ work, with a particular emphasis on clinical negligence, personal injury (including abuse), inquests and inquiries, and various areas of public law and human rights.
He has experience acting in high-value and/or complex cases, led by silks in Chambers and in his own right.
Tom appears in the High Court, the County Court and the Coroner’s Court, and has acted in cases up to and including the Court of Appeal.
He is recognised by the Legal 500 as a rising star in Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury, Industrial Disease and Fraud.
“Very organised and willing to push and explore new areas for success.” “Thomas is bright and reliable.” (Legal 500 2024)
Tom studied with a Scholarship for an undergraduate degree in History and Modern Languages from Pembroke College, Oxford, where he was also awarded a Heath Harrison Travelling Scholarship. During his subsequent legal studies he worked with the School Exclusions Project, and with death penalty abolitionist charity Reprieve on preparation for strategic litigation in Pakistan.
Before joining 1 Crown Office Row, Tom worked at a homeless shelter in London, and as a Parliamentary caseworker for an MP.View full profile »
Emma-Louise Fenelon and Tom Beamont secure £850,000 settlement for victims of Beirut Port Explosion - Jun 2023
Tom Beamont acts in inquest into the death of a young mother - Mar 2023
Thomas Beamont looks at the Inquest into the death of Katie Horne in AvMA’s November newsletter - Dec 2022
The 1COR Bundle 2022-2023 has arrived - Jul 2022
Landmark emissions case in the Court of Appeal - Jan 2022
David Hart QC, Emma-Louise Fenelon and Tom Beamont act for victims of the Beirut Port Explosion - Aug 2021
1COR Quarterly Medical Law Review – Spring 2021 – Issue 9 - Jul 2021
Latest AvMA Newsletter looks at Funding Claims and Inquests - Jun 2021
Get your copy of the 1COR Bundle 2021-22 now - Jun 2021
Jo Moore, Rajkiran Barhey and Thomas Beamont cover Witness Evidence at APIL Procedure Special Interest Group - Feb 2021
Tonight’s the night for the Bar Pro Bono Awards - Nov 2020
Congratulations to our 5 juniors nominated for Advocate’s Young Pro Bono Barrister of the Year Award - Oct 2020
Inquest into death of toddler from sepsis concludes - Aug 2020
1COR Quarterly Medical Law Review – Spring 2020 – Issue 5 - May 2020
1COR hosts Sutton Trust students for an insight into life at the Bar - Oct 2019
1COR delighted to welcome Darragh Coffey and Thomas Beamont as new tenants - Sep 2019
1COR Brighton’s annual Ghulam Hussain Volleyball Cup is here! - Jul 2019
Jo Moore, Michael Spencer and Thomas Beamont volunteer at Roehampton University Mock Trial - May 2019
1COR welcomes new pupils Darragh Coffey, Thomas Beamont and Michael Spencer - Oct 2018
Law Pod UK Ep. 10: How A.I. is set to change the legal profession - Sep 2017