Ben Mills is an experienced barrister noted for his expert handling of complex health and safety prosecutions, including those arising from fatal accidents. He is routinely called upon to act for the HSE and local authorities, and has been on the Attorney General's List of Specialist Regulatory Advocates for several years.
"A good advocate." " He is calm, measured, sensible and gets on well with his opponents."
Recent work: Acted in a prosecution brought by the HSE following a very high-profile fatal accident at Drayton Manor Park.
James Puzey is a noted junior who is regularly called upon to prosecute and defend complex health and safety matters. He has considerable experience in the handling of fatal accident cases. He is also adept at undertaking inquest work.
"He's experienced and thorough." "A senior junior with excellent attention to detail."
Recent work: Represented the HSE in R v Chesterfield Special Cylinders, a fatal accident case involving the death of an employee in a factory.
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