Tom Hunter is a senior associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice of the London office. 

Tom has extensive experience in advising insurers on coverage issues arising under a wide range of policies, including FI, Construction, Trustee Liability, D&O, Crime, PI and Civil liability. He has regularly acted as monitoring counsel in the context of civil proceedings and regulatory investigations involving insured clients (including large listed companies), in a range of different jurisdictions including the US.

Tom has defended claims against accountants, construction firms, solicitors, insolvency practitioners and other financial services professionals. He has experience handling and resolving claims in the High Court as well as via alternative dispute resolution. He has acted on behalf of claimants in construction litigation. He also has experience in advising banks in relation to insurance aspects of trade credit related transactions. 

Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2019, Tom undertook a secondment to the claims team of a major London insurer.


Nottingham Law School

University of Manchester


  • England and Wales