Hugh James

Andrew Harding

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Andrew is head of Hugh James' Neurolaw department covering brain and spinal injuries and Court of Protection deputyship. Andrew established the firm's dedicated Brain Injury Unit in 1998 and has over 30 years’ experience representing the survivors of catastrophic injury.

He is responsible for the growth and development of the unit into a national multidisciplinary specialist department. Andrew and those in his team place a heavy emphasis on rehabilitation and achieving best outcome working closely with clinicians and the third sector.

Andrew has been invited to sit on NHS Steering groups and committees reviewing rehabilitation services in Wales and establishing community based rehabilitation teams.

Andrew has been instrumental in the establishment and development of Headway – The Brain Injury Association in South Wales and is the Chairman of Headway Cardiff and South East Wales since its incorporation. Andrew is a member of the Board of Headway UK. He was involved in establishing the Child Brain Injury Trust Cymru and the South Wales Acquired Brain Injury Forum.

Andrew was an invited member of the Court of Protection Receivers Forum prior to the implementation of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and is a member of the Court of Protection Court User Group.