Nick is regularly instructed by both Claimants and insurers in cases where fraud is alleged or suspected and has substantial trial experience. Nick has particular experience with regards to road traffic claims involving allegations of staged accidents, induced accidents, bogus passengers and exaggerated claims with regards to quantum.
Nick has succeeded on numerous occasions in persuading trial judges to make explicit findings of fraud in cases when acting on behalf of Defendant insurers. Further, Nick has been instructed in a wide variety of cases where fraud has been alleged in the context of employers liability and public liability claims.
Nick is an accredited pupil supervisor.
“An excellent advocate who is very good with clients. He gives clear and thorough advice as to the issues arising in any particular case.” “He has a very collaborative approach.”
Chambers UK 2018
Broad range of expertise encompassing industrial disease, fatal accident and spinal injury claims. Strengths: “Thorough, proactive and approachable.” “Very knowledgeable and good in court.”
Chambers UK 2017
Undertakes work for claimants and insurers, advising on matters such as RTA, workplace accident and industrial disease claims. Sources admire his expertise, courtroom performance and skill in settlement negotiations. Strengths: “He is very thorough, proactive and good with clients. He gives thoroughly comprehensible advice and his turnaround time is very good.” “He is good for dealing with difficult issues, difficult clients and difficult opponents. He is able to strike right at the issue of a case and get it resolved.”
Chambers UK 2016
Personal Injury Bar Association