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Hempsons

16TH FLOOR, CITY TOWER, PICCADILLY PLAZA, MANCHESTER, M1 4BT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 228 0011
Fax:
Fax 0161 236 6734
DX:
14482 MANCHESTER-2
Email:
Web:
www.hempsons.co.uk

Simeon Bower

Tel:
Work 0161 234 2407
Email:
Hempsons

Work Department

Healthcare litigation and Clinical negligence.

Position

Simeon is a partner who specialises in clinical negligence claims for NHS Resolution as well as private individuals and their defence organisations.

He has been acting on behalf of NHS organisations for more than 19 years and maintains a focus on complex brain and spinal injury claims.

He became a partner in 2013 and heads a small team of healthcare litigators.

Career

Trainee at George Davies 1999-2001. Associate 2002-2004. Joined Hill Dickinson LLP 2004; associate 2006. Joined Hempsons 2008; made partner 2013.

Education

King David High School Manchester, Bury College; University of Leeds (LLB 1996) Manchester Metropolitan University (LPC 1997).

Leisure

Cycling, reading, spending time with his children.


North West: Insurance

Clinical negligence: defendant

Within: Clinical negligence: defendant

Hempsons' ‘excellent team’ is well equipped to handle complex and high-value cases with particular strength in periodical payments and multi-party cases. Key clients include NHS Resolution NHSR and the Medical Defence Union, as well as a large number of trusts and commercial medical practice insurers. The group also has notable experience in claims concerning obstetric and surgical negligence as well as severe spinal cord injuries. Anne Ball  is ‘massively experienced with great tactical awareness’ and Kirsten Blohm  is an ‘unflappable and tenacious litigator who is very willing to discuss new ways to resolve matters’. Simeon Bower  is a ‘shrewd and realistic litigator’ and Taiyaba Waheed is ‘hugely experienced and very competent’. Racquelle Morris  is ‘very knowledgeable’ and Chris Alderson  is a ‘clever lawyer who likes to get under the skin of a case’.

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