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Chambers of Patrick Limb QC

Living Wage
24 THE ROPEWALK, NOTTINGHAM, NG1 5EF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0115 947 2581
Fax:
Fax 0115 947 6532
DX:
10060 NOTTINGHAM-17
Email:
Web:
www.ropewalk.co.uk

Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

Ropewalk Chambers is β€˜a strong set with significant expertise in defendant personal injury and fraud claims’, as well as industrial disease and claimant clinical negligence instructions, and it also handles costs, property, planning, environmental, commercial and inquests and inquiries cases. β€˜Ever friendly’ senior clerk Tony Hill provides β€˜an excellent service because he makes tremendous effort to get to know clients’. Deputy senior clerk Alan Odiam and clerking team leader Adrian Kelly are β€˜hardworking and unflappable’. Offices in: Nottingham

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Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

Ropewalk Chambers is β€˜a strong set with significant expertise in defendant personal injury and fraud claims’, as well as industrial disease and claimant clinical negligence instructions, and it also handles costs, property, planning, environmental, commercial and inquests and inquiries cases. β€˜Ever friendly’ senior clerk Tony Hill provides β€˜an excellent service because he makes tremendous effort to get to know clients’. Deputy senior clerk Alan Odiam and clerking team leader Adrian Kelly are β€˜hardworking and unflappable’. Offices in: Nottingham

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Regional Bar : Midland Circuit

Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law

Ropewalk Chambers houses Stephen Beresford and Jonathan Owen, whose expertise includes contractual, company and shareholder disputes, real estate litigation, professional negligence matters and insolvency cases.

Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law – Leading juniors

Jonathan Owen - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He has a fantastic legal mind.’

Ranked: tier 1

Stephen Beresford - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Very thorough, knowledgeable and affable.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Construction, planning and environment

Jonathan Mitchell is the name to note at Ropewalk Chambers for planning and environmental law matters; past cases for Mitchell include planning applications for renewable energy projects.

Construction, planning and environment – Leading juniors

Jonathan Mitchell - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Very well known for his expertise in environmental and planning cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Costs

Ropewalk Chambers houses Andrew Hogan and Andrew Lyons, who handle instructions from costs organisations and solicitors across a broad range of costs matters.

Costs – Leading juniors

Andrew Hogan - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He has a keen eye for the subtle nuances of a case.’

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew Lyons - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Vigorous and good on his feet in court.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Inquests and inquiries

Ropewalk Chambers houses Georgina Cursham and Richard Seabrook, who have experience handling inquests into deaths in custody.

Inquests and inquiries – Leading juniors

Georgina Cursham - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜She provides pragmatic advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Richard Seabrook - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Represents a range of parties in inquests.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Leading sets
Midland Circuit – Leading sets - ranked: tier 2

Ropewalk Chambers (Nottingham)

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Personal injury and clinical negligence

Viewed by instructing parties as β€˜a strong set for personal injury with real strength in depth’, Ropewalk Chambers’ β€˜first-class advocates’ also have expertise in clinical negligence matters. The set acts for both claimants and defendants, with work for the latter seeing an uptick in terms of instructions from insurer clients relating to disease claims. Other recent work includes catastrophic injuries, negligent surgery, birth injuries and fatal accidents.

Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading silks

Jayne Adams QC - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜A leading light in asbestos cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Patrick Limb QC - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He has phenomenal attention to detail.’

Ranked: tier 1
Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Andrew Lyons - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He has a good analytical approach to cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew McNamara - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He is redoubtable in a trial.’

Ranked: tier 1

Georgina Cursham - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Very knowledgeable, particularly on equine cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Jason Cox - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜A strong advocate who provides practical advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Kam Jaspal - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜An excellent trial advocate.’

Ranked: tier 1

Philip Turton - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He has excellent cross-examination skill.’

Ranked: tier 1

Rachel Young - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Her practice includes employers’ liability, brain injury and amputation claims.’

Ranked: tier 1

Richard Gregory - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜A very efficacious advocate.’

Ranked: tier 1

Rochelle Rong - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Systematic, forceful and quick.’

Ranked: tier 1

Richard Seabrook - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Recommended for industrial disease claims.’

Ranked: tier 1

Toby Stewart - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Experienced across a broad range of personal injury matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Property

The property team at Ropewalk Chambers has experience across a wide spectrum of property matters, including homelessness appeals, landlord and tenant disputes, adverse possession claims, trespass matters and proprietary estoppel issues.

Property – Leading juniors

Andrew McNamara - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜He quickly grasps complex issues.’

Ranked: tier 1

Mark Diggle - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Experienced across a wide range of property matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Jan Alam at Ropewalk Chambers has solid expertise in representing healthcare and medical professionals in cases of alleged misconduct.

Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Jan Alam - Ropewalk Chambers β€˜Very experienced in representing medical professionals in regulatory matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

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