Tom Macdonald

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Tom began his career as a Criminal Barrister in London, prosecuting and defending across a range of serious offences before moving into education and becoming National Programme Director of the BVC at BPP University Law School. Tom has over a ten years’ experience in Legal Education both within the UK and in Ireland where he was Dean of the Hon. Society of King’s Inns School of Law. Upon his return to the UK he was Deputy Chief Examiner for Professional Conduct and Ethics on the Bar Standards Board Central Examinations Board and responsible for Education and Training Quality management at the Solicitor’s Regulation Authority. He then undertook the role of Head of the School of Law at Leeds Metropolitan (now Leeds Beckett) University before then joining the University of Law as Director of the Leeds Centre where he is responsible for all aspects of business development and service delivery of the Leeds Campus.