Jamie Gamble

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Jamie practices exclusively in the areas of personal injury and clinical negligence. He has been recognised by Chambers UK (2020) as “well regarded for his handling of industrial disease claims, particularly those arising from asbestos exposure”.
More generally, he is consistently ranked as a leading barrister for personal injury work in Chambers UK and the Legal 500, having been described therein as “a great all-round barrister” who “has a particular focus on cases involving catastrophic injury and death” and is “likeable, very approachable” with “an incredibly sharp mind”.
Jamie has extensive experience of industrial disease work, including the following:
- Asbestos related disease (including mesothelioma).
- Work Related Upper Limb Disorder.
- Vibration White Finger.
- Industrial Deafness.
- Occupational Asthma.
- Dermatitis.
- Occupational Stress.
Jamie is a member of the LexisNexis expert panel for answering queries relating to personal injury claims, and regularly provides seminars to professional clients on a variety of subjects.
Recommendations
“Experienced senior junior well regarded for his expertise in personal injury and clinical negligence work. He has a particular focus on cases involving catastrophic injury and death. He is also well regarded for his handling of industrial disease claims, particularly those arising from asbestos exposure. Strengths: “His grasp of technical matters and the detail of the case is great.””
Chambers UK Bar 2020 - Leading junior, personal injury
“Likeable, very approachable and a pragmatic thinker”
Legal 500 2019 - Leading junior, personal injury
“Experienced senior junior well regarded for his expertise in personal injury and clinical negligence work. He has a particular focus on cases involving catastrophic injury and death.” “He’s fiercely intellectual and has a very analytical brain.” “A very technical barrister who’s good with clients and is a very safe pair of hands.”
Chambers UK Bar 2019 - Leading junior, personal injury
“He has an incredibly sharp mind”
Legal 500 2019 - Leading junior, personal injury
“A knowledgeable barrister, who gives clear, assertive advice.”
Legal 500 2017 - Leading junior - personal injury and clinical negligence
“A great all-round barrister”
Legal 500 2016 - Leading junior, personal injury and clinical negligence
Re M (2018)
Road traffic accident with expert accident reconstruction evidence and liability issues, settled for GBP 175,000.
Re S (2017)
Severe lower limb fractures and CRPS following an accident at work. Settled at a roundtable settlement conference (with leading Counsel) for GBP 1.4m.
Re J (2015)
Serious multiple injuries to a child injured in a road traffic accident for which liability was in dispute, settled for GBP 250,000.
Re B (2013)
Above knee amputation following a motorcycle accident. Dealt with all aspects of the case without a Leader until a roundtable settlement conference, at which the case settled for GBP 1.6m.
Memberships
Personal Injuries Bar Association
APIL
AvMA
Qualifications
MA (Cantab) Law (Selwyn College, Cambridge University)
BVC (Inns of Court Schools of Law)

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