Tom Leigh

Trainee Solicitor

Tom Leigh

Tom joined EIP as a trainee solicitor in the Litigation team following completion of his Law, Business and Management LPC MSc at the University of Law. He has a Masters in Law from the University of Law and a BSc in Physics from the University of Surrey.

During his studies Tom completed internships at international businesses in Athens and New York.

Published articles

  • March 2024
    EIP Updates, Balancing Expertise: Mellor J's Ruling on Scientific Advisers vs. Expert Evidence (link)
  • February 2024
    EIP Updates, Denial of Interim Injunction Favours Start-up Amid Concrete Delivery Patent Dispute (link)
  • August 2023
    EIP Updates, Mr Justice Zacaroli shines a light on claim construction in patent dispute for glass lamps (link)


  • 2021 — 2022
    Legal Practice Course, University of Law
  • 2020 — 2021
    MA Law, University of Law
  • 2016 — 2019
    BSc Physics, University of Surrey

Career history

  • 2022 — present
    Trainee Solicitor, EIP