A leading health and safety practitioner in the Midlands who acts for local authorities and the HSE, as well as various private sector entities. He has experience handling prosecutions, HSE investigations and navigating through sentencing exercises following serious injury and death.
Strengths: "He can be helpfully dogmatic and tough in difficult situations: he does not roll over easily but runs with the argument. He's good at managing expectations and is excellent with clients."
Recent work: Represented the local authority in a case against Poundstretcher in respect of long-standing failings which had placed the company’s workers in danger. The company received a fine of £1 million.