Nicholas acts for both claimants and defendants in industrial disease claims and has particular experience of noise induced hearing loss cases. Nicholas regularly appears in fast and multi-track trials. He has substantial experience of dealing with limitation issues as well as expert evidence, including cross-examination of expert witnesses. He is frequently instructed to advise and settle pleadings and questions to experts.
His recent instructions in this area have included: an appeal in relation to the retrospective effect of the restoration to the register of a dissolved company, multiple multi-day trials involving complicated issues of causation and the effect of high-frequency hearing loss on the question of material disability, and, multiple applications in respect of defendant expert evidence.
Personal Injury Bar Association
The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn
BVC (Inns of Court School of Law)
GDL (City University, London)
BA Hons Philosophy (University of Bristol)