Dr Thomas Appleby

About me

Tom is a non-practising solicitor qualified in England and Wales.

He is a member of the Construction and Property Research Centre, where he leads on environment and sustainability.  He is a member of the International Water Security Network, the Environmental Law Unit and the United Kingdom Environmental Law Association.

Tom is an active trustee of two leading marine charities: the Blue Marine Foundation and the Community of Arran Seabed Trust and is on the council of the UK Overseas Territories Conservation Forum.

Prior to becoming an academic Tom was a commercial property lawyer and still retains involvement in the sector.

Tom is a frequent contributor to national media on marine, environmental and property issues​


Area of expertise

Property Law
Environmental Law
Marine Law
Fisheries Law
Constitutional Law

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