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Penningtons Manches LLP

DA VINCI HOUSE, BASING VIEW, BASINGSTOKE, RG21 4EQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01256 407100
Fax:
Fax 01256 479425
DX:
148600 BASINGSTOKE 21
Email:
Web:
www.penningtons.co.uk
Penningtons Manches LLP, Tim Palmer, Basingstoke, ENGLAND

Tim Palmer

Tel:
Work 01256 407214
Email:
Penningtons Manches LLP

Work Department

Head of private individuals division and member of the management board.

Position

Tim Palmer is head of the private individuals division, a member of the firm's management board, and a partner in the clinical negligence and personal injury team.

He has worked in the field of clinical negligence and personal injury litigation since qualification in 1995 and has experience of a wide range of cases. His practice is predominantly in claimant clinical negligence. Tim also has a keen interest in ways of resolving disputes other than through the courts and is accredited as a mediator by the Centre For Dispute Resolution. He has been on the approved solicitors lists of the Spinal Injuries Association and Headway and has been a member of the Law Society’s Clinical Negligence Panel, the AvMA Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel and the Legal Aid Agency’s Review Panel. In 2016 he was appointed an Honorary AvMA Panel member. Honorary AvMA Panel membership is awarded to selected former AvMA Panel members in order to recognise the longstanding and significant contribution that an individual has made in the field of clinical negligence and patient safety as well as to the work of AvMA.

Tim is based in the Basingstoke office but frequently spends time in all of our UK offices and sees clients nationwide. He is also the firm’s risk partner, Money Laundering Reporting Officer and Compliance Officer for Legal Practice.

Career

Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London 1989-91; trained Penningtons, admitted 1995; partner 2001; head of private individuals 2010.

Education

University of Durham (1988 BA Hons English Language and Literature); College of Law (1992 CPE commendation; 1993 Law Society Finals – first class honours).

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