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Lucy Wyles

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7822 1200
Email:
2TG – 2 Temple Gardens (2TG – 2 Temple Gardens)

Position

Lucy specialises in the areas of personal injury, travel, private international law and clinical negligence.

She is regularly instructed to act in catastrophic personal injury claims arising from accidents abroad.  She has considerable expertise in dealing with claims with an international element, involving jurisdiction and choice of law disputes, and other aspects of travel law.  She has wide experience of substantial claims resulting from holiday incidents, including activity and accommodation accidents, winter sports accidents, illness and disease claims and road traffic accidents.

Recent cases include: Mountain v Zyro: sledging accident in Norway; Howes v MIB: application of Greek law to moped accident; Pratt v AXA France: application of French law in spinal cord injury case; Palmen v MMA: catastrophic injury to off-piste skier; Syred v PZU and HDI: application of Polish law to claims for catastrophic injuries; Cook v Virgin Media Ltd: Court of Appeal case on forum non conveniens between Scotland and England.

Career

Called 1994; Lincoln’s Inn. Publications: assistant editor ‘European Civil Practice’, Sweet & Maxwell (2nd ed, 2004).

Languages

Fluent French, basic Hungarian.

Education

Merton College, Oxford (1992 MA Hons Jurisprudence); Université Libre De Bruxelles (1993 Licence Spéciale in EC law).


London Bar

Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading juniors

Lucy Wyles - 2TG – 2 Temple GardensNoted for cases involving accidents abroad.’

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Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

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

Lucy Wyles - 2TG – 2 Temple GardensRecommended for cases arising from accidents abroad.’

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