Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

United Kingdom > North > Human resources > Health and safety > Law firm and leading lawyer rankings

Editorial

Clyde & Co LLP’s practice stands out for being ‘commercial, sensible and upfront about costs’. The well-respected James Thompsonknows the various regulatory and enforcement bodies well’ and has extensive experience advising clients in the aftermath of an incident and on risk compliance. Leeds-based Kirsty Gomersal advises clients in enforcement actions brought by various regulators.

At Eversheds LLP, Tim Hill (who regularly represents high-risk manufacturing clients) recently acted for a UK-based food manufacturer in relation to a contractor fatality, which involved police and HSE investigations, a coroner’s inquest and which is currently awaiting a decision on prosecution.

At Bond Dickinson LLP, Stuart Wardlaw recently acted with Francesca Hodgson in representing a hotel following a local authority prosecution in connection with working temperatures in the kitchen.

Hay & Kilner’s team primarily acts for regulators. Practice head Jonathan Pigford is noted for his experience acting for private individuals and corporates on prosecutions concerning regulatory omissions and fatalities.

Stephen Graham leads Ward Hadaway’s practice and recently acted for North Yorkshire County Council in an HSE investigation following an accident in a local school, which resulted in a significant fine and order for costs.

GC Diversity and Inclusion Report

In partnership with...

International comparative guides

Giving the in-house community greater insight to the law and regulations in different jurisdictions.

Select Practice Area

Press releases

The latest news direct from law firms. If you would like to submit press releases for your firm, send an email request to

Legal Developments in the UK

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to

Press Releases in the UK

The latest news direct from law firms. If you would like to submit press releases for your firm, send an email request to