Nick Grant > Devonshires Solicitors LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Devonshires Solicitors LLP
30 FINSBURY CIRCUS
LONDON
EC2M 7DT
England

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Nick is a partner in the litigation and dispute resolution department and specialises in medical negligence and personal injury claims. He joined the firm in 2003 and has worked to build up the firm’s personal injury team and established a new and growing medical negligence team. He now heads up the team and supervises its day-to-day running. During this time the damages awarded to clients have been in the millions. He has acted for both claimants and defendants.

Nick  has over 18 years’ experience in dealing with both personal injury and medical negligence claims. He has dealt with a wide variety of complex, high value claims including birth injuries, obstetric care, orthopedics, negligent surgery, delays and failures in diagnosis, fatal accidents, work related diseases and work related accidents. Most recently Nick has been involved in a large number of ophthalmic claims and been interviewed by BBC News, as well as being quoted in the Observer and Daily Mail. 

Nick has also advised The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (The Mormon Church) on ecclesiastical and a wide variety of charity, immigration and other legal matters. 

Notable cases include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints v Price (30/11/2004) High Court – protection from Harassment Act 1997, Human Rights Act 1998, telephone calls, private nuisance, right to freedom of religion; James Gallagher (Valuation Officer) v The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2008) HL – Rating exemption for religious properties, discrimination. Nick assisted a client to take a matter to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. 

Nick has lectured on personal injury, clinical negligence and charity law and is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL).

Career

Trained Weightmans; qualified 1999; personal injury department; clinical negligence team; Browne Jacobson; Devonshires 2003 to date; partner 2009.

Memberships

Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.

Education

Higham Lane Secondary School; King Edwards College, University of Humberside and Lincolnshire (BA Law and Business); College of Law.

Leisure

Collects WW2 militaria and follows Nuneaton Town FC.