Mr Adam Gadd > Chambers of Oba Nsugbe QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Oba Nsugbe QC
Pump Court Chambers


Adam Gadd has a common law background and undertakes a wide range of civil litigation. His practice includes expertise in personal injury, business and commercial, property, building and construction and costs law. He is regularly instructed in these practice areas both in an advisory capacity and as an advocate in the civil courts and tribunals at all levels.

He has appeared before a variety of courts and tribunals including Employment Tribunals, Land Registry and Property Tribunals, the High Court, Court of Appeal and Courts-Martial.

Adam acts for a variety of small and medium-sized businesses and individuals as well as in high-value cases involving large multinational organisations and local authorities. He has particular expertise in personal injury fraud cases and has acted for both claimants and insurers in such cases. He regularly gives seminars and publishes articles on his areas of expertise.


Call 2004

He has published articles and given recent webinars on, in particular, credit hire claims, costs in road traffic personal injury cases and landlords liability under the Defective Premises Act 1972.

He is the Head of the Personal Injury Practice Group within Chambers and is a member of the executive committee of PIBA.

Since 2012 he has assisted the Editor of the Counsel’s Remuneration section of Butterworth’s Costs Service.


  • Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers
  • Employment Law Bar Association
  • Personal Injury Bar Association


  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Nottingham Law School (2003)
  • MA (Hons) History & Politics, University of Glasgow (2001)

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Western Circuit > Personal injury

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Adam GaddPump Court ChambersDogged and determined on behalf of his clients.

The personal injury team at Pump Court Chambers provides representation across the full spectrum of issues in the field, from infant settlements to complex multi-party litigation. Head of the practice at the set, Adam Gadd specialises in all types of personal injury litigation and appears on behalf of both claimants and defendants, often in cases where allegations of fraud have been pleaded; Gadd has also been involved in cases before the Court of Appeal. Kevin Haven is another key name to note at the set.