Steven Turner > Chambers of Christopher Williams > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Christopher Williams
Parklane Plowden

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Steven Turner is a barrister at Parklane Plowden Chambers who specialises in Sports Law, Civil Fraud, Insurance, Business & Commercial, Personal Injury, Costs & Litigation and Professional Negligence.


Steven is a nationally recognised practitioner with a deserved reputation for all-round excellence. He is regularly instructed in high profile test case litigation (e.g. Irving v Morgan Sindall PLC [2018] EWHC 1147 (QB); McBride v UK Insurance Ltd. [2017] EWCA 144; Stevens v Equity Syndicate Management Ltd. [2015] EWCA Civ 93; Phillips v Willis [2016] EWCA Civ 401; Zurich Insurance v Umerji [2014] EWCA Civ 357) and is frequently asked to advise upon high value cases involving complex points of law. His common sense approach to litigation and ability to understand wider strategic issues have made him a firm favourite with both Claimants and Defendants alike.

Although based in Leeds, Steven travels nationwide for the purposes of conferences and court hearings.


Called: 1993


Personal Injuries Bar Association


BA (Hons) English & Film Studies, University of Kent 

Common Professional Examination (Nottingham Trent University)

Bar Vocational Course (Inns of Court School of Law)

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Personal injury

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Steven TurnerParklane PlowdenA very astute tactician with excellent client skills.

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Costs

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Steven TurnerParklane PlowdenA very strong advocate.

Parklane Plowden is home to Steven Turner, who is well known for his costs litigation expertise, which often crosses over with his personal injury expertise.