Thomas Stanway

Thomas Stanway, Park Square Barristers
Year of call:

2012 (Door tenant)


2010 - University of Birmingham, LLB (Hons)

2012 - Cardiff University, BPTC (‘Outstanding’)


2012-2014 - Advocate at LPC Law

2014 - Pupil at Sovereign Chambers

2015 - Sovereign Chambers becomes Park Square Barristers Tenant at Park Square Barristers


2014 - Trainer of expert witnesses for West Yorkshire Police

2018 - Grade 2 Prosecutor

2019 - List C of the Panel of Specialist Regulatory Advocates


Criminal Bar Association


Wales & Chester Circuit Achievement Award for highest overall grade on the BPTC (Cardiff University) Ann Goddard Scholarship (Gray’s Inn)

Thomas Stanway has extensive experience of the County Court acting for both Claimants and Defendants in a wide range of hearings including:

  • Trials on the Small Claims, Fast and Multi-Track
  • Disposal Hearings
  • Case Management Conferences
  • Costs Case Management Conferences
  • Interlocutory Applications
  • Pre Trial Reviews
  • Insolvency Proceedings

Thomas also has experience of the High Court having conducted varying appeals against both interlocutory and final decisions.

Thomas accepts instructions to draft pleadings, advices on quantum and/or liability. He will work to tight timescales where a quick turnaround is required.

Prior to Pupillage, Thomas appeared in the County Court on a daily basis acting as Solicitor’s Agent. As a result, he has a broad knowledge of Landlord and Tenant disputes, Debt Recovery and Enforcement proceedings, Insolvency and Consumer Credit Law.

Public Access

Thomas may accept Public Access work, where he can be instructed directly by a member of the public rather than a solicitor.

Contact Thomas’ clerks

Senior Clerk – Andy Reeves on 0113 213 5252

Talia Webster on 0113 202 8609

Joshua Duree on 0113 213 5246

Mike Alexander on 0113 2135268

Ben Ellison-Tope on 0113 2135207