Tom McKernan - Solicitor
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Tom is an associate in the civil litigation team with more than six years’ experience acting in a wide variety of commercial disputes.  He specialises in complex, multi-jurisdictional fraud claims in the Commercial Court, which often involve asset freezing orders.

Notable experience


Tom read Law at the University of Nottingham and graduated in 2007. He joined Byrne & Partners in September 2012 after completing his training at Edwards Wildman Palmer’s London office. Tom is a member of the Young Fraud Lawyers Association.

News and Articles

High Court considers threshold test in security for cost applications  - 20 November 2015 

Supreme Court case preview: settlement agreements and fraud  - 28 April 2016

Court orders defendant subject to worldwide freezing order to provide disclosure of legal expense funding - 05 July 2018

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