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Stewarts Law LLP

5 NEW STREET SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 8037
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com
Leeds, London

Stuart Dench

Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com/people/stuart-dench/
Stewarts Law LLP

Work Department

Business Development and Marketing

Position

Partner and Head of Business Development and Marketing

Stuart has been the Head of Business Development and Marketing for more than 15 years. He is a member of the management team that has overseen rapid growth as the firm has established itself as the UK's largest litigation-only law practice.

Prior to taking charge of business development and marketing, Stuart was a practising personal injury and aviation lawyer. Stuart acted for claimants in UK and international aviation cases and has expertise in high-value and complex personal injury and fatal accident claims. He has been involved in a number of high-profile trials in London as well as cases in the United States and Europe.

Case highlights include:

  • Representation of passengers injured following the crash landing of BA038 at Heathrow in January 2008
  • Representation of victims of Ladbroke Grove rail accident including resolution of the largest fatal accident claim
  • Representation of the estate of Richard Lloyd, a well known racing driver and team manager following an air crash at Biggin Hill.

Career

Stuart qualified as a solicitor in 1996 and joined Stewarts in 1998. He was appointed as a partner and the Head of Business Development and Marketing at the firm in 2000.

Member

Association of Personal Injury Lawyers; Pan European organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers (PEOPIL); American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)); American Bar Association.

Education

University of Essex; College of Law, York.

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