Chris Stewart > Digby Brown LLP > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Digby Brown LLP
2 WEST REGENT STREET
GLASGOW
G2 1RW
Scotland

Work Department

Serious injury department.

Position

Chris is a partner in the serious injury department. He qualified as a solicitor and notary public in 2000 and became a solicitor advocate (civil) in 2006. He has extended rights of audience in the Court of Session, House of Lords and Privy Council. Chris has considerable experience in personal injury (employers liability and RTA) in both the Sheriff Court and Court of Session. He has lectured in health and safety at Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen; has gained expertise in freedom of information and data protection; is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL); and of the Society of Solicitor Advocates. Responsible for the firms in-house advocacy training.

Career

Trained Dundas & Wilson; qualified 2000; partner Digby Brown 2009.

Memberships

Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL); Society of Solicitor Advocates.

Education

Strathclyde University (LLB (Hons) DipLP).

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Insurance > Personal injury: pursuer

(Leading individuals)

Chris StewartDigby Brown LLP

Divided into seven specialist departments, Digby Brown LLP fields personal injury experts in a wide range of areas. The overall network is fronted by Gordon Dalyell, who possesses an enviable track record in claims related to accidents at work, road traffic accidents and fatal claims, as well miscarriages of justice. Serious injury unit lead Chris Stewart specialises in catastrophic injury claims, ranging from brain to spinal injuries; industrial disease head Fraser Simpson principally oversees occupational and asbestos disease claims; foreign and travel specialist Mark Gibson focuses on personal injury litigation containing foreign elements, namely where Scottish residents are injured overseas; and Kim Leslie, who steers the abuse group, regularly acts for victims in high-profile historic abuse claims.