Michael is frequently instructed in cases involving allegations of low velocity impact and fundamental dishonesty more broadly. He provides thorough and critical analysis in conference, drafts pleadings, and acts for both Claimants and Defendants at trial.
You can read about one of Michael’s successes in obtaining a finding of fundamental dishonesty and disapplication of QOCS hereView full profile >>
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Prior to practice at the Bar, Michael’s commercial career included Board roles in private and public companies.
Michael is married with 3 sons and 1 grand-daughter, and lives in Sevenoaks, Kent.
When not working or travelling back to his native north to see his eldest son and granddaughter his spare time is spent trying – largely unsuccessfully – to maintain parity with his 12 year old’s science knowledge and his 11 year old’s football skills.