Michael Imperato > Watkins & Gunn Limited > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Watkins & Gunn Limited

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Public Law




Michael is a Partner and Solicitor at Watkins & Gunn and we were delighted to welcome him to the firm in 2014.

He is the Head of Public & Administrative law at Watkins & Gunn and is also a highly regarded personal injury lawyer. Michael has been involved in some of the highest profile cases in Wales in recent years that cover Judicial Review, Education law and Personal Injury matters. He is regularly asked to speak at national Personal Injury and Public Law conferences and events and has a back catalogue of high profile articles and media commentaries on his cases (see below).

Michael has been ranked as a leading Administrative Law Lawyer in both the Chambers UK Guide 2019 and the Legal 500 2019 Directory

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Wales > Public sector

(Hall of Fame)

Michael ImperatoWatkins & Gunn Solicitors

Under the guidance of the ‘exceptional’ Michael Imperato , Watkins & Gunn Limited has developed a market-leading reputation acting for claimants seeking to challenge unlawful acts by public bodies. In this context, the firm is particularly accomplished at handling complex High Court judicial review challenges, an area that Imperato has ‘an excellent track record of success built upon his vast experience’. Senior associate Lucy O’Brienhas an amazing eye for detail, particularly in the most complex cases’, including those involving Equality and Human Rights.