Jarrod Parker > Plexus Law > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Plexus Law
JOSEPH'S WELL
HANOVER WALK
LEEDS
LS3 1AB
England

Work Department

Aviation.

Position

Partner

Career

Jarrod is a Partner in the Leeds office and is Head of Aviation at Plexus Law. He qualified as a Solicitor in 1999 and since that time has acted for insurer and corporate clients alike. Jarrod also has relevant industry experience, having worked at Heathrow Airport for 6 years prior to qualification as a Solicitor.

Jarrod deals with a full range of Aviation claims and litigation including personal injury claims, fatal accident claims, property damage claims including aircraft damage and losses. Jarrod also deals with claims under the Equality Act and is vastly experienced in dealing with claims and litigation arising from EC1107/2006 and cases related to discrimination at airports and other institutions. Jarrod is the “go to” lawyer for airports facing contentious claims and litigation and he acts regularly for 24 of the top 31 UK airports including Heathrow, Stansted, Manchester, Luton and Birmingham Airports. In addition, Jarrod has a client base overseas including airports in Denmark, South Africa, Cyprus, Estonia, Fiji, Romania, Iceland, Finland, Sweden, Poland, Luxembourg, Jamaica and The Netherlands.

Jarrod also deals with Inquests and regulatory prosecutions on behalf of insured clients. Jarrod’s experience includes many Inquests relating to accidents involving both fixed wing and rotor aircraft.

Jarrod provides training and seminars to clients and he speaks regularly both in the UK and overseas, providing insight and guidance on the law, current thinking, trends and risk.

Memberships

Law Society, Leeds Law Society, Airport Operators Association.

Education

Park High School, Stanmore; University of Huddersfield (1992 LLB (Hons) Business Law); College of Law, York (1994 LSF).

Leisure

Jarrod relaxes with his wife and two boys, spending time fishing, mountain biking, playing golf and hill walking.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Transport

Plexus Law is instructed by major UK international airports as well as a number of overseas airports. The team also represents aviation insurers and insured clients in a diverse workload that includes aircraft damage and loss claims, fatalities, airport byelaw drafting and litigation relating to balloon flights and operations. Led by Jarrod Parker, the team is well-known for its defendant aviation work, handling claims and litigation both in the UK and abroad. Other key practitioners include associate Jennifer Howden, who has extensive experience in general aviation losses; Jennifer Chan, an expert in Airport Operators Liability claims; and Louise Brown, a specialist in balloon-related incidents and losses.

Yorkshire and the Humber > Insurance > Personal injury and clinical negligence; defendant

Defendant law firm Plexus Law represents insurance companies, corporates and public sector bodies in a variety of claims. The practice is led by Anthony Baker, Jarrod Parker, Alison Beesley and Andrew Steel, who are specialists in casualty work, aviation, occupational disease and public sector work, respectively. For motor claims, Sally Richmond is recommended, while Chris Foulkes represents clients in regulatory investigations undertaken by the police, the Environment Agency and other regulatory bodies.