Robert Todd is a trainee solicitor who started his training with Thompsons in the asbestos team in the Leeds office.

Robert was a student on Northumbria University’s MLaw programme and graduated in 2016 following which he worked as a paralegal in both a large commercial law firm and a small boutique sports law firm. But Robert’s passion, aligned with his values, was to work in the law for trade unions, which he has been doing since 2019. Robert intends to use his time as a trainee to learn how to provide the best level of service to those who need it most.

Outside of work, Robert is a guitar player and has an active social life with friends and family.