Stephen is very experienced in the field of personal injury having practised in this area since 1997.
Stephen’s degree in Physiology gives him a particularly useful insight into and understanding of more complicated medical issues. Solicitors also value Stephen’s considerable experience and depth of knowledge in employers’ liability and public liability matters.
Stephen is Legal 500 recommended in the area of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence work. He has a very strong paperwork practice, drafting and providing advice to a wide range of clients from direct access sole practitioners, to some of the largest national firms.
Stephen regularly appears in court where he is noted for his persuasive advocacy skills and his comprehensive knowledge of the civil procedure rules.
Examples of recent work undertaken include –
High value road traffic accidents, involving brain injury,
Injuries at work both acute and chronic, RSI and HAVS,
Accidents on construction sites, including falls from heights,
Noise induced hearing loss claims,
Slipping and tripping claims.
Stephen takes a versatile approach to his practice, working ‘in house’ with solicitor clients, under fixed fee arrangements and is also happy to discuss alternative arrangements such as CFA and DBA agreements.
Stephen is qualified to accept instructions under Direct Access.
“has solid expertise in industrial disease claims, road traffic accidents and complex medical cases.” “He has expertise in employers’ and public liability claims.”
Legal 500 2019
“unflappable and methodical”
Legal 500 2017
“a safe pair of hands”
Legal 500 2016