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PARK ROW HOUSE, 19-20 PARK ROW, LEEDS, LS1 5JF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 236 2002
Fax:
Fax 0113 244 2002
DX:
22149 LEEDS 1
Web:
www.blmlaw.com

Henry Kirkup

Tel:
Work 0113 261 5564
Email:
BLM

Work Department

Personal injury.

Position

Henry has over 20 years’ experience of acting in a variety of employers’ liability and public liability cases including claims for damages for stress/harrassment, brain damage/amputation and claims following fatal accidents. His workload also involves representing clients in the coroners courts and in corporate manslaughter/HSE investigations and prosecutions. He regularly lectures corporate clients and insurers on all aspects of health and safety law and is contact partner for a number of insurers and managing agents.

Career

Trained R Bell & Son; qualified 1996; partner R Bell & Son 1999; Berrymans Lace Mawer 2002; associate 2003; partner 2005. Non-executive director of Stranton Property Company Limited 1996-2001.

Education

Sedbergh School; Liverpool University (1991); University of Northumbria (1994).


Yorkshire and the Humber: Human resources

Health and safety

Within: Health and safety

BLM handles a range of regulatory, civil and criminal health and safety issues with particular expertise advising on incidents arising in the construction, engineering, manufacturing sectors and care home-related cases. Henry Kirkup, who frequently assists clients in investigations and prosecutions by the police and HSE, heads up the team, which includes experienced inquest advocate Andrew Hetherington.

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