Clive Thomas > Watkins & Gunn Limited > Pontypool, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Watkins & Gunn Limited
GLANTORFAEN HOUSE
HANBURY ROAD
PONTYPOOL
NP4 6XY
Wales

Work Department

Personal injury and employment law.

Position

Clive is managing partner of the firm and head of the personal injury team. He specialises in claimant personal injury and employment law. He is regarded as one of the leading personal injury lawyers in Wales. He has considerable experience in complex multi-track employers’ liability cases with an emphasis on trade union work as he acts for the Bakers Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU). He won the Leading Wales Award for the Private Sector in 2011.

Career

Qualified 1991; partner Watkins & Gunn 2000 to date. Clive trained at a highly regarded Cardiff practice before joining Watkins and Gunn in 1991 where he has progressed to the role of managing partner. He is also recommended as a leading personal injury lawyer within ‘The Legal 500’ and was shortlisted for the Leader of the Year at the Law Society Excellence Awards in 2011. He won the Leading Wales Award for the Private Sector 2011.

Memberships

Memebr of the Law Society’s Personal Injury Panel; APIL (Fellow); Cardiff Law Society Council Member; Immediate Past President of the Cardiff & District Law Society. Past President of the Monmouthshire Incorporated Law Society and the Association of South West Law Societies.

Education

Barry’s Boys School; University of Wales, Aberystwyth (LLB Law); College of Law, Chester (Legal Practice Course).

Leisure

Barry Rugby Club, sailing, golf and surfing.