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Chambers of Andrew Smith QC

55 TEMPLE ROW, BIRMINGHAM, B2 5LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 246 7000
Fax:
Fax 0121 246 7001
DX:
723240 BIRMINGHAM-56
Email:
Web:
www.st-philips.com

Andrew Evans

Tel:
Work 0121 246 7000
Email:
St Philips Chambers (Chambers of Andrew Smith QC)

Position

Andrew has an established practice in claimant and defendant personal injury work, clinical negligence and continues to have a national reputation in licensing. Recent clinical negligence cases include: a negligent failure to diagnose a brain tumour which caused the death of a child and psychiatric injury to his siblings; a claim against a general practitioner who failed to diagnose a heart attack with fatal consequences; an extravasation injury to a disabled child; and a failure to diagnose a rare form of bone cancer. Recent personal injury cases include: an electrocution injury which caused a severe upper limb injury to an electricity line worker; a company director who suffered multiple injuries in a road traffic accident; a finger amputation to a factory worker with a significant psychological injury. Recent licensing cases include: the appeal of a review of one of the biggest nightclubs in the West Midlands; a review of a bar associated with gang activity; and an appeal of a new licence application for a convenience store in a developing area of Birmingham. Andrew accepts instructions nationwide.

Career

Called 2000; Lincoln’s Inn.

Member

PIBA; AvMA; Institute of Licensing; Midland Circuit.

Education

Birmingham University (LLB, law); Inns of Court School of Law; Hardwicke Scholar of Lincoln’s Inn.

Leisure

Historic motor racing.


Regional Bar : Midland Circuit

Personal injury and clinical negligence

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Andrew Evans - St Philips ChambersHe has full command of the key issues in a case.

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Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Andrew Evans - St Philips ChambersIndomitable on his feet and takes no prisoners.

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