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Old Square Chambers

Chambers of Mark Sutton QC

9 QUEEN SQUARE, BRISTOL, BS1 4JE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 930 5100
Fax:
Fax 0117 927 3478
DX:
78229 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.oldsquare.co.uk
Bristol, London

Christopher Walker

Tel:
Work 0117 930 5100
Email:
Old Square Chambers (Chambers of Mark Sutton QC)

Work Department

Personal injury and product liability.

Position

Christopher is a catastrophic personal injury specialist, instructed on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants. His work is predominantly conducted against silks, whether led or instructed alone. Christopher has considerable experience in litigating the established categories of employer liability, road traffic accident and public liability claims and has a reputation as a skilled negotiator. His practice encompasses clinical negligence claims, health and safety prosecutions, coroners' inquests and litigation with a focus on human rights. Recently concluded litigation acting alone includes a £4.9 million capitalised severe brain damage award approved by the High Court, and a £3.35 million fatal accident award.  His current caseload includes claims for severe brain injury (rtas, accident at work), paraplegia (public liability & rta), brachial plexus and other severe, multiple orthopaedic injuries, including traumatic amputation.

Career

MA, Law (Cambridge); Licence Speciale en Droit Europeen (Universite Libre de Bruxelles); Harmsworth Scholar, Middle Temple

Languages

Fluent French.

Member

PIBA

Leisure

Burnley FC

Classical musician


London Bar

Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading juniors

Christopher Walker - Old Square ChambersHe has a light touch when drilling down on difficult issues with clients, and a fantastic ability to persuade opponents to his version of events.

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Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Personal injury and clinical negligence

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Christopher Walker - Old Square ChambersA strong negotiator and a calm and effective advocate.

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