Robert Smallwood

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Robert practices exclusively in the fields of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence, acting for Claimants and Defendants on an approximate equal basis. Robert’s caseload is almost exclusively in serious injury cases worth more than 250,000 or those with complex liability and causation issues.
Over the past 12 months he has acted in cases involving:
Brain injury,
Spinal injury,
Concussive injury sustained in sport,
Paralysis,
Amputations,
Disabling Pain Disorders,
Fatal Accident claims with complex dependency issues,
Vicarious liability for physical and/or sexual abuse,
Complex quantum issues and/or the need for forensic accountancy evidence,
Loss of chance,
Clinical Negligence,
Fundamental dishonesty/ Fraud.
CICA appeals.
Robert also lectures to solicitors and insurance clients on all aspects of personal injury litigation and recent developments in the law.
Recommendations
“He’s very thorough with great attention to detail, and leaves no stone left unturned. He’s also very personable and interacts well with clients.” “He spots the important issues early on and has an innovative approach to tricky cases.”
Chambers UK 2019
“A junior handling the work of a silk.”
Legal 500 2019
“He is very good with clients and has strong technical knowledge.”
Legal 500 2017
“Has a crystal clear understanding of brain injury matters and is a first-choice junior”
Legal 500 2016