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National practice group leader specialising in employers liability claims, specifically in accidents at work, asbestos cases, amputation injuries, and PTSD cases.
Brian Thompson & Partners, Sheffield 1985-1989 assistant Solicitor and partner ; Russell Jones & Walker 1989-2012, Leeds and Sheffield partner; Slater & Gordon 2012 to date, Sheffield principal lawyer/partner. Co-author of the ‘APIL Guide to Damages’; provides the Accidents at Work chapter for the APIL Personal Injury Law Practice & Precedents book; on the Editorial Board of Kemp & Kemp PI Practice & Procedure, providing four chapters; on the Editorial Board of The Journal of Personal Injury Law (JPIL); lecturing both internally and externally for a number of legal organisations; provider of the ‘PI update’ section of the Law Society Gazette.
Fellow of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers; Assessor for the Personal Injury Panel; member of the Law Society Committee which produced the Personal Injury Pre-Action Protocol, and the Disease and Illness Protocol for the Lord Chancellor’s Department; board member of the Journal of Personal Injury Law (JPIL); editorial board member of Kemp & Kemp, Personal Injury Practice and Procedure.
Preston Catholic College 1970-1973; De La Salle College, Sheffield 1973-1977; Leicester Polytechnic (1980 BA hons); Chester College of Law (1981 LPC).
Family, photography (simonallenphotoworks.co.uk), learning Italian.