Tom has practiced in his preferred area of personal injury law since 1990, conducting many trials and negotiating settlement of claims whenever possible. Tom now only represents injured clients, although he represented both ICBC and injured claimants for many years, gaining important insight in managing claims.
Tom lives in Whistler, but resides in the city during the week working at Stephens and Holman. He is proud to have raised 4 children with his wife Beth, and enjoys golf, skate skiing, skiing, mountain biking, jogging, boating and rugby.
In 2002 Tom was awarded the Queen’s Silver Jubilee Medal, primarily for legal contribution to the East Indian community.
Tom was a director with Squamish Saving and Insurance, a division of Vancity from 2006-2011, focusing on improving the local community.
On March 26, 2010 he was awarded the Access Justice Dugald Christie Award, which recognizes outstanding contribution to the provision of free legal services.