Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

Tom Ward

Tom Ward

solicitor, Oliver Legal Solicitors

Tom Ward is a solicitor and Head of Business Defence and Dispute Resolution at Oliver Legal Solicitors. A major part of his practice involves advising statutory undertakers and contractors on NRWSA and TMA regulatory compliance and litigation risk avoidance. He is lauded by clients for his "excellent work" and "support and assistance... which has been fantastic". Notable cases include: Hertfordshire CC v National Grid [2007] EWHC 2535 (Admin) and R v Thames Water Utilities [2010] EWCA Crim 202.


The best industry exhibition I have ever been to. Thought provoking, interesting, good networking, with a positive feel to the whole event… it was excellent!

Jacob Tompkins OBE, Managing Director, Waterwise