Alex accepts instructions in all areas of personal injury and clinical negligence work. He provides advices on both liability and quantum in a variety of clinical negligence, personal injury and industrial disease cases, and has experience of drafting pleadings and schedules across these areas both for claimants and defendants. He receives instructions on cases worth in excess of £25,000.
In court, Alex regularly conducts fast-track personal injury trials for both claimants and defendants.
Recent cases of note:
(1) Masih (2) Ghafoor v Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust Appeal Ref: KA 2022 BHM 000049: Led by Michael Redfern KC for the Claimant in an appeal on a clinical negligence case concerning an alleged avoidable death in hospital.
L v W: Employer’s liability case involving fall from scaffolding. Settled pre-trial for £60,000.
X v MoD: Provided advice on quantum in six-figure Noise-Induced Hearing Loss case. Matter settled pre-issue.
KG v Leicestershire County Council (2022): Successfully represented the Claimant at trial in a personal injury case involving tripping in a poorly lit car park.
Blackpool Council on behalf of WG v Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (First-Tier Tribunal, 2023): Successfully appealed the Authority’s decision that an infant who suffered burn marks as a result of parental neglect could not be entitled to compensation within the CICA compensation scheme.