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Leigh Day

PRIORY HOUSE, 25 ST JOHN'S LANE, LONDON, EC1M 4LB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7650 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7253 4433
DX:
53326 CLERKENWELL
Email:
Web:
www.leighday.co.uk
Leigh Day, Penny Knight, London, ENGLAND

Penny Knight

Tel:
Work 020 7650 1315
Email:
Leigh Day

Work Department

Personal injury.

Position

She heads up the cycling and sports injury team which acts for sportsmen and women including members of British Cycling and the British Triathlon Federation. She has represented elite athletes, as well as those who are club and county level competitors and, increasingly, those who are now commuting to work by bicycle. Penny has worked exclusively in the field of claimant personal injury law for over 15 years acting for injured claimants in high value, complex claims including fatalities, head and spinal injuries. She has a particular interest in how claims can be managed to ensure that the injured person receives appropriate, timely treatment and care to avoid the claims process adding to the injuries sustained. She is also actively involved in campaigning for greater awareness of cyclists, particular in relation to heavy goods vehicles. Penny is an accredited mediator.

Career

Trained Woodford Stauffer; qualified 1995; partner, Callaghans 2000-06; joined Leigh Day 2006; partner 2009.

Member

APIL fellow; Law Society personal injury panel.

Education

UMIST (1987 BSc (Hons) Management Sciences 2(1)).

Leisure

Cycling.

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