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No5 Barristers Chambers

Chambers of Mark Anderson QC

FOUNTAIN COURT, STEELHOUSE LANE, BIRMINGHAM, B4 6DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 210 5555
Fax:
Fax 0121 606 1501
DX:
16075 BIRMINGHAM
Email:
Web:
www.no5.com
Birmingham, Bristol, Leicester, London

Richard Grimshaw

Tel:
Work 0845 210 5555
Email:
Web:
www.no5.com/barristers/barrister-details/339-richard-grimshaw/
No5 Barristers Chambers (Chambers of Mark Anderson QC)

Position

Richard has an extensive clinical negligence, inquest and personal injury practice and is regularly instructed in a variety of matters on behalf of both claimants and defendants. Alongside court work, which includes healthcare related, Article 2 and jury inquests, he has considerable experience of attending conferences with experts and has a busy paperwork practice. He is regularly instructed on complex and sensitive matters and his thorough preparation and attention for detail allows him to bring the best out of his client's case. Richard prides himself on providing friendly, pragmatic and plain speaking advice, as well as being sensitive and empathetic with clients. He has experience of High Court clinical negligence trials, both on his own and led by a silk.

He is happy to accept work on a conditional fee agreement basis where appropriate.

Richard joined Chambers as a tenant in 2011 after completing his pupillage principally in the areas of clinical negligence and personal injury. During his training for the Bar, Richard received an Exhibition Award from the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple. He also received a number of prizes, including the College of Law Prize for Top Overall Bar Vocational Course Result (2009/10), the College of Law Prize for Top Advocacy Assessment Results (2009/10) and an Inner Temple prize for his ‘Outstanding’ Bar Vocational Course result.

Notable cases include:
Atkinson v South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust [2014] EWHC 1590 (QB); [2014] All ER (D) 199 (May).

Career

Called 2010.

Appointments:
H.M. Assistant Coroner for Birmingham and Solihull
Attorney General's Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown

Member

PIBA; AvMA; The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple; Midland Circuit.

Education

BA (Hons) University of Warwick (First Class Honours; 2009)
Bar Vocational Course, College of Law (Outstanding; 2010)


Regional Bar : Midland Circuit

Personal injury and clinical negligence

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Richard Grimshaw - No5 Barristers ChambersAn excellent barrister who is quick on his feet.

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