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12 King's Bench Walk

Chambers of Paul Russell QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7EL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 0811
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 7228
DX:
1037 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.12kbw.co.uk
Bristol, London

Philip Mead

Tel:
Work 020 7583 0811
Email:
Web:
www.12kbw.co.uk/barristers/philip-mead/
12 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Paul Russell QC)

Position

Philip joins the International and Travel Group of 12KBW with an established practice in the field of cross-border personal injury and employment law. He has been named as a Star Individual in Chambers & Partners for several years in respect of International and Travel Claims and has appeared in the leading cases on jurisdiction and conflict of laws. Philip has particular expertise in the field of European law, in respect of the application of the Judgments Regulation and the Rome II Regulation.

Philip’s personal injury practice involves claims of the utmost severity and includes the following areas: road traffic accident claims, direct actions against foreign insurers and compensation bodies, employer’s liability claims, product liability claims, fatal accident claims, package holiday claims and maritime and aviation claims.

Philip’s employment practice has involved peripatetic and overseas workers, seafarers, claims against foreign embassies and international organisations, in relation to claims for breach of contract, discrimination and breach of statutory rights.

Philip has received instructions directly from foreign lawyers and foreign clients. He is able to act on a direct access basis without the need to instruct an English solicitor.

Philip has been called to give expert evidence before the Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament.

Career

Called 1989.

Member

Member of PIBA, Pan-European Organization of Personal Injury Lawyers (General Board Member for England and Wales) TATLA; ELBA; ELA; BEG; UKAEL.


London Bar

Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading juniors

Philip Mead - 12 King's Bench WalkAn absolute all-rounder; an intellectual with a very approachable and engaging manner.

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Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

Within: Travel law (including jurisdictional issues) – Leading juniors

Philip Mead - 12 King's Bench WalkHe is outstanding with jurisdiction issues where he is quick to the point, explaining it easily to clients.

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