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12 King's Bench Walk

Chambers of Paul Russell QC

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

Michael Rawlinson QC

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

Position

Michael specialises in occupational and environmental cancer claims of whatever type.

This year he appeared for the Claimants in the Court of Appeal in Bussey v Anglia Heating, which has led to a significant relaxation on the test of breach of duty for all mesothelioma victims.

He acted for the Claimants (Scott v Atkinson) in the first structured and detailed open-ended agreement whereby a mesothelioma victim could receive whatever immunotherapy was prescribed to him, whatever the cost and forever long.

This case was awarded ‘Case of the Year’ at the Eclipse Proclaim awards.

Career

Called 1991; silk 2009; junior counsel to the Crown (provincial panel) (2003-07, 2007-09).

Member

Northern Circuit Medical Law Association, PIBA, Northern and North Eastern Circuits.

Education

Manchester (LLB).


London Bar

Aviation

Within: Aviation – Leading silks

Michael Rawlinson QC - 12 King's Bench WalkHas the ability to condense significantly complicated material into bite-size and digestible chunks for the lay client.

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Inquests and inquiries

Within: Inquests and inquiries – Leading silks

Michael Rawlinson QC - 12 King's Bench WalkHe has a quiet confidence which coroners respect and are persuaded by.

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Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

Within: Travel law (including jurisdictional issues) – Leading silks

Michael Rawlinson QC - 12 King's Bench WalkA brilliant advocate.

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