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2 TEMPLE GARDENS, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9AY, ENGLAND
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Benjamin Browne QC

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

Position

Personal injury - acting for both sides including alleged radiation injury, work related stress, defective components, riding accidents, criminal acts of employees and Fatal Accident Act claims. Clinical negligence - acting for both sides in cases involving catastrophic birth injury, negligent diagnosis and treatment, failure to recognise medical conditions, failure to safeguard suicidal patients. Travel - accidents abroad, Rome II, jurisdictional issues. Notable cases include Mirvahedy v Henley, House of Lords [2002] Animals Act, Mattis v Pollock, CA [2003] Vicarious Liability. Evans v Birmingham and the Black Country SHA, CA [2000] Liability: cerebral palsy. Williams v The Estate of Mr James McGarley Johnstone [RCJ QBD 2008] Limitation: section 33. Orchard v Lee, Randall and Governors of Corfe Hill School [CA 2009]: liability of children. Virgin Airways v Heathrow Airport [2011] Claim by disabled US citizen injured in accident at Heathrow: Montreal Convention, jurisdiction and applicable law. Goldsmith v Patchcott and Roach [2012] PIQR P11 (COA) Animals Act. Collier v Norton [2012]: highest reported PI case, Wall v Mutuelle de Poitiers [2013]: Approach to evidence under Rome II. Mohamud v Morrisons Supreme Court [2015] vicarious liability, Williams v BHB Privy Council [2016] material contribution in clinical negligence.

Recognised as the inaugural Legal 500 Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury Silk of the Year in 2013, having previously been nominated for Chambers UK’s Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury Silk of the Year in 2011.

Career

Called 1976; Inner Temple; QC 1996; Recorder 1998.

Member

PIBA; LawInSport, British Association for Sport and Law

Education

Eton College; Christchurch, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence).

Leisure

Family, country pursuits, gardening; club: Boodles.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading silks

Benjamin Browne QC - 2TG – 2 Temple GardensA formidable advocate and negotiator.’

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading silks

Benjamin Browne QC - 2TG – 2 Temple GardensHe combines a formidable courtroom presence with a charm that is deployed to devastating effect.’

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