Jamie joined Crown Office Chambers in August 2014, bringing with him nearly 20 years' experience in his core practice areas of personal injury, industrial disease, clinical negligence and professional negligence disputes arising out of those areas of practice.
Jamie complements his core practice areas with acknowledged expertise in related areas such as costs, inquests and coverage / indemnity disputes. Jamie has extensive experience and expertise in all aspects of the conduct of injury and disease litigation, such as costs budgeting, limitation, experts’ disputes, withdrawal of admissions, disclosure and settling counter schedules.
In recruiting Jamie, Chambers recognised that his track-record and reputation complemented that of Chambers' multi award-winning team. He has a reputation as a highly effective and determined trial advocate, with a strong work ethic and focus on providing his clients with an enhanced level of service. In recent years Jamie has enjoyed a very high success rate at trial as well as securing highly favourable outcomes for his clients in settlement meetings and mediations, and also at interim hearings. Clients have remarked on Jamie’s technical and tactical insight, balanced with an accessible and determined approach. Jamie welcomes the opportunity to be involved from the earliest possible stages of a claim in order to provide strategic advice tailored to his clients’ particular commercial and personal objectives.