Tom is the Head of Rollits' Education Team, specialising in advising on strategic and contractual/commercial issues.  He has particular expertise in leading projects, handling contract negotiations, drafting agreements and advising on data protection and freedom of information compliance. He works closely with education sector clients on a daily basis, supporting the teams at a range of colleges, multi-academy trusts and other education providers throughout England. 

Tom speaks at sector conferences including those organised by the Association of Colleges, the College Finance Directors Group and the Clerks Network, is author of the Further Education Overview section for Thomson Reuters’ legal publication WestLaw and is a columnist for leading national legal publication New Law Journal on data protection and freedom of information law.


"Rollits LLP is noted for its 'impressive sector knowledge'. The team is led by the 'insightful' Tom Morrison, who handles strategic and commercial issues,"

UK Legal 500 2016 - Education

Key facts

  • Qualified: September 2001
  • Joined Firm: September 1999
  • Partner: May 2010


  • LLB (Hons) University of Hull (1995 - 1998)

Sector experience


  • Visiting National Trust and English Heritage sites, Formula One
  • Member of the Education Law Association
  • Member of the Data Protection Forum

Contact details

Tom Morrison

Direct dial +44 (0)1482 337310


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