Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant: Industrial Disease - UK-wide
Basic facts about the department
- 8 partners
- 10 other qualified lawyers
- Office locations ranked: Liverpool, Manchester, Halifax
What the team is known for Widely regarded as national leaders in asbestos-related claims, including those involving overseas jurisdictions. Highly experienced in test cases and high-profile litigation relating to asbestos exposure. Strong commitment to the interests of individuals experiencing asbestos related conditions, with a long-standing involvement in campaigning and charitable work.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
Technical expertise: "They're all asbestos specialists – they're the best niche industrial disease practice."
Market standing: "If I was looking just at asbestos work I'd put them at the top."
Key contacts include Kevin Johnson in Liverpool, Carolann Hepworth in Manchester, and Ruth Davies in Halifax.