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12 King's Bench Walk

Chambers of Paul Russell QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7EL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 0811
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 7228
DX:
1037 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.12kbw.co.uk
Bristol, London

Patrick Kerr

Tel:
Work 020 7583 0811
Email:
Web:
www.12kbw.co.uk/barristers/patrick-kerr/
12 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Paul Russell QC)

Position

Patrick specializes in industrial disease claims, primarily on behalf of the victims of mesothelioma. He recently appeared in the Supreme Court in a group action regarding the definition of actionable injury.

 

His main areas of expertise are:

·        Mesothelioma claims;

·        Occupational exposure to harmful substances;

·        Causation, including cases of lung cancer;

·        International / cross-jurisdictional claims.

 

He has provided expert evidence on English law for foreign jurisdictions and is a member of the Northern Irish Bar.%MCEPASTEBIN%

Career

Called 2006, Gray’s Inn (received the David Karmel QC Scholarship and the Lord Justice Holker Scholarship); called to Northern Irish Bar 2008; Sport Resolutions Pro Bono Panel 2017.

Languages

French.

Member

Sport Resolutions Pro Bono Panel

Education

St Catherine’s College, Oxford (2002 BA Modern History, First Class Hons).


London Bar

Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Industrial disease – Leading juniors

Patrick Kerr - 12 King's Bench WalkHe is a safe and dependable junior.

Within: Insurance fraud – Leading juniors

Patrick Kerr - 12 King's Bench WalkHighly intelligent, careful, thorough, always well prepared, approachable and robust.

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