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Travlaw LLP

Matt Gatenby

Leeds, UK UK Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Travel: International Personal Injury (Defendant)
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Travel: International Personal Injury (Defendant) - UK-wide

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Matt Gatenby frequently represents defendants in catastrophic injury cases and holiday illness claims. One client reveals: "He provides pragmatic advice on our prospects through clear and appropriate strategies."
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Matt has over 20 years of experience in the travel law industry. His well-established defendant personal injury practice revolves around two main aspects. Firstly, single party claims for trips, slips and more complex cases such as serious and fatal injuries. Secondly he has a long history or successfully dealing with illness cases – legionnaires outbreaks as well illness group and class actions involving noro-virus, salmonella, cryptosporidium and other types of food poisoning. Matt’s connections, knowledge and experience has also lead to instructions from clients from other jurisdictions on advice on English law. As well as advising various clients on this topic, Matt has been called upon to provide training and seminars to the aviation industry as well as giving commentary in trade publications. He has blogged on various issues, featured in newsletters and has commented on industry issues in the trade press. A popular moderator, trainer and speaker Matt is often asked to deliver in house seminars, appear on panel debates and has also spoken many times in the UK and abroad.

Career

In-House Counsel at Thomas Cook 1999 - 2008,

Travlaw LLP 2008 to present, Partner from 2015, Senior Partner from 2018.

Professional Memberships

ABTOF, ABTA, AGTA, AITO, BETA, ITT, TATLA, UKInbound

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Matt Gatenby

Travlaw LLP

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Lee House

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Horsforth

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