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St John's Buildings

Chambers of Sally Harrison QC

24A-28 ST JOHN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4DJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 214 1500
Fax:
Fax 0161 835 3929
DX:
728861 MANCHESTER 4
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnsbuildings.co.uk
Chester, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield

Sufiyan Rana

Tel:
Work 0161 214 1500
Email:
Web:
stjohnsbuildings.com/people/sufiyan-rana
St John's Buildings (Chambers of Sally Harrison QC)

Work Department

Personal Injury
Company and Commercial
Inquests
Clinical Negligence
Disease
ADR and Mediation

Position

Sufiyan specialises in all areas of Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Industrial Disease and Inquests. He acts for Claimants and Defendants. He is also an Accredited Mediator.

Career

Sufiyan has also been a Solicitor Advocate, specialising in Personal Injury and Commercial Litigation, and a part time lecturer at MMU. He is currently a visiting Advocacy Tutor at MMU for the BPTC.

Sufiyan has extensive experience of Personal Injury law particularly RTA, PL, EL, Fraud and LVI claims. He regularly advises on liability, quantum, evidence, procedure, and drafts pleadings, complex schedules, applications and statements, which he looks to turn around in 7 days. He has been led by Senior Counsel on a number of occasions and is highly experienced in dealing with serious brain and spinal injuries, complex conferences involving multiple experts and drafting detailed Part 35 questions. He is happy to provide pre hearing advice and regularly conducts cost budgeting case management conferences (CCMC), applications for relief, specific disclosure, strike out, summary judgment, etc. He is also happy to provide training for Solicitors having previously provided training on S.69 Enterprise Regulatory and Reform Act 2013, importance of witness statements, cost budgeting and update in litigation.

Credit Hire
Sufiyan has considerable experience in this area and regularly acts for Claimants and Defendants. He is very familiar with arguments relating to period, rate, need, impecuniosity, BHR, mitigation and consumer credit act terms for both regulated and non-regulated agreements, as well as if, and how, the absence of a particular term may affect its enforceability, e.g. Cancellation of contracts made in a consumer’s home or place of work regulation.

Sufiyan regularly appears for care homes, families and insurers at Pre-Inquest Reviews (PIR) and Inquests. He has a special interest in and conducted a number of Article 2 Inquests.

Sufiyan has conducted a number of clinical negligence cases involving missed, delayed or wrong diagnosis, negligent treatment, wrongful birth, negligent nursing and care.

Sufiyan is highly experienced in disease cases and regularly advises on liability, causation and quantum. He regularly drafts pleadings, Part 35 questions for experts and is acutely aware of issues regarding limitation, de minimis loss and quality of audiograms.

Sufiyan is an Accredited Mediator.

Languages

Sufiyan is fluent in Urdu and Punjabi.

Member

  • PIBA
  • Inquest Lawyers Group


Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Personal injury and clinical negligence

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Sufiyan Rana - St John's BuildingsRecommended for brain and spinal injuries cases.

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