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Gateley Plc

ONE ELEVEN, EDMUND STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B3 2HJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 234 0000
Fax:
Fax 0121 234 0001
DX:
13033 BIRMINGHAM-1
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com
Birmingham, Dubai, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester and 2 more

Kate Oliver

Tel:
Work 0121 234 0177
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Regulatory

Position

Kate is an Associate in the Regulatory team, and has over 10 years’ experience advising individuals and businesses inside and outside of the courtroom. She is a member of Fraud Lawyers Association, IOSH and IEMA.
Kate specialises in health & safety, environmental matters, white collar crime, Trading Standards, NCA, FCA & SOCA investigations.

Leisure

Kate is a keen netballer. She plays for the firm and for a club in the West Midlands. Kate also enjoys travelling and skiing.


West Midlands: Human resources

Health and safety

Within: Health and safety

A key focus of Gateley Plc is on defending cases involving fatal accidents, gross negligence manslaughter and corporate manslaughter. Ruth Armstrong leads the team nationally and is an expert in advising on high profile investigations for corporate clients.She recently defended Drawn Metal on a multi-defendant manslaughter claim which arose from a lawyer being killed by a falling window frame and advised AGD Equipment on a fatal accident suffered while conducting pressure testing on its premises. Pauline Munro is also a key figure who is 'approachable', 'professional', 'thorough' and 'works to an exceptionally high standard'.  Also recommended are associate Kate Oliver and solicitor Chris Grainger, who regularly acts on criminal defence work in this space.

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West Midlands: Real estate

Environment

Within: Environment

Gateley Plc 's Ruth Armstrong and associate Kate Oliver  are regularly called on to handle Environment Agency and local authority prosecutions, as well as assisting with transactional risk advice. Clients include major housebuilders, waste management companies and administrators of insolvent companies.

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