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It is a condition of our allowing you free access to the material on this website that you accept these terms and conditions.

Intellectual Property

The intellectual property rights in all material displayed on this website are owned by TBD Legal Ltd, trading as Thomas Legal (TL). You may print or download extracts of the materials on this website for your personal use. Any other use of material on this website is strictly forbidden. You may not copy or disseminate printed or downloaded extracts. You will be liable for any damage or harm arising from any infringement of intellectual property rights, whether belonging to us or any third party, if that damage or harm results from your act, omission or default.

Legal, financial and other information provided

This website is for information purposes only. It is not intended to provide specific legal or financial advice, therefore you should not rely on it. Please contact us if you require specific advice.

Information is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. All such warranties are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Information may be incomplete, out of date or inaccurate and may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information may be changed or updated without notice.

Links to and from other websites

We make no responsibilities whatsoever about any other website which you may access through this one. When you access a website which does not belong to us, please understand that it is independent from us, and that we have no control over the contents of that website.

In addition, a link to a non TL website does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such website or the goods or services offered by the owners of such website.

If you wish to provide a link to this website from any other website please e-mail We will not agree to framed links or links which give the impression we have approved or are associated with any other website.

Limitation on liability

In no event will we be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages for any use of this website or on any other hyper-linked website or arising in contract tort or otherwise including, without limitation, any lost profits, business interruption, loss of programs or other data on your information handling systems or otherwise, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.

We provide this website “as is” and “as available” and without any warranty or condition express or implied. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, we do not warrant that the website will operate without interruptions, be timely, secure or error-free and shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the unavailability of the website from time to time or from your inability to use the website.


Thomas Legal is a trading name of TBD Legal Limited (06272409), whose registered office address is Brunswick House, 1310 Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, Gloucester, GL3 4AA. VAT Reg No. 908 9395 77. The word “Partner” used in relation to Thomas Legal, refers to a director of the company. Simon David, Simon Thomas, Philip Ryder and Claire Barker are solicitors. TBD Legal Limited is registered with the Law Society of England and Wales and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (466560). Our professional rules can be accessed at TBD Legal Limited holds professional indemnity insurance with QBE Insurance (Europe) Limited. The policy’s territorial coverage is worldwide. TBD Legal Limited operates an internal complaints handling procedure, full details of which are available on request, or can be accessed at A non judicial complaints resolution service is operated by the Legal Ombudsman, full details of which are available at

Distance Selling Regulations

If you are a private individual, your instructions do not relate to your business and we did not meet you when we took your initial instructions, the Consumer Protection (Distance Selling) Regulations 2000 will apply. This means you have a right to cancel your instructions without cost within seven days of the original instruction. You can cancel your instructions by contacting us by post or by fax to our office.

Once we have started work on your file, you will be charged for any disbursements incurred if you then cancel your instructions. If you would like us to commence work on your file within the next seven working days you should sign an return the last page of these Terms of Business requesting us to commence work immediately.

Privacy Policy

At TL we have adopted the following privacy policy as part of our commitment to protect any personal information which you may provide to us through this website or by any other means.

Please note that calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes.

We will not use or disclose your personal information unless you have given your permission, except for the following purposes:

  • To assess, operate and improve this website and the services provided through it;
  • To keep you informed about us, our services and our website;
  • If we are required to disclose such personal information by any applicable law, regulation or legal process
  • We will not give your personal information to others
  • If you have any questions or wish to have any personal information edited or deleted, please email or write to us at the address below:

Thomas Legal
Brunswick House
1310 Gloucester Business Park

Charity Lottery

This lottery is run as a Small Society Lottery, licenced by permit number 17/00948/BGSMLT and authorised by Tewkesbury Borough Council under Schedule 11 of the Gambling Act 2005.  Entry is open to clients of TBD Legal Limited (trading as Thomas Legal) provided that they are natural persons aged 16 or over at the time of entry.  Tickets are priced at £5.00 each and entries are limited to one per matter for each client.  Entry is conditional on submission of a signed entry confirmation and payment of the ticket price, included as part of the final bill on completion of the matter.  There is a single prize of £500.00 which may be taken in cash or offset against legal fees or other charges.  There is no alternative prize.  Winners will be chosen at random and all entrants will have an equal chance of winning.  Draws will take place every 3 months and winners will be notified in person.  There is no requirement for winners to attend our offices in order to claim their prize.  TBD Legal Limited may publicise the lottery as it sees fit in order to raise the profile of the lottery and to increase awareness of and interest in the lottery itself as well as the aims of the charity (James Hopkins Trust) and purchase of a ticket confers agreement and consent for any winners to be mentioned by name in the context of such publicity unless the entrant has expressly notified TBD Legal Limited to the contrary.  Signature and return of the entry form constitutes acceptance of the above terms and conditions of entry.