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How long have you been working in costs?
I have worked in costs for 16 years. My career in costs has given me a unique insight into the workings of legal practices as well as experience in the whole range of costs law including family, legal aid, clinical negligence and contentious probate
When did you join PIC?
What work do you do?
Head of Court of Protection team. Additionally, I carry out client account reviews across all areas of costs as part of my work within the Business Development team.
Some interesting cases
Court of Protection case for general management – severe brain injury with a team of carers involving international abduction and special guardianship
Legal Aid clinical negligence case – involving a claimant by their parent acting as a litigation friend resulting in a multimillion pound settlement and now prepare the general management costs in the Court of Protection
Court of Protection case with the costs of general management reduced from £11,200.00 down to £7,500.00. On appeal increased to £8,000.00 – oral hearing before Master Haworth results in £10,500.00 recovery
Additional personal details:
I am a SwimRun participant, and enjoy open water swimming, triathlons and kayaking. I will be taking part in an English Channel Relay swim in June 2018
I am also Chair of my local Headway branch in Huddersfield.
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