Mark has been conducting Matrimonial Financial Remedy work in Court throughout the Northern Eastern Circuit and beyond, for over 30 years specialising in matrimonial property (including lottery, farming and cases involving substantial businesses and pre & post nuptial agreements), and Professional negligence. He also regularly undertakes TOLATA work. Mark also regularly acts for Direct Access clients.
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury Law
Contested Probate & Inheritance Act claims
Matrimonial Financial Remedy
Within Private and public child abuse cases, mentally incapable and disordered parents, sterilisation of mentally impaired adults, removal of children from the jurisdiction. Extensive experience representing families, local authorities and children, going back to 1980 involving original membership of Law Society Children's panel in 1980's. FLBA Member, following transfer to the Bar in 1994.
Mark has vast experience in Personal injury claims, particularly accidents at work, road traffic accidents, Highway Authority claims, medical accidents and claims against Local Authorities by persons formerly in care, and holiday claims.
Mark has over 25 years experience in the field of personal injury (95% claimant), initially as a solicitor (litigation partner at Harrison Bundey, Leeds) before transferring to the Bar in 1994. He has been a member of PIBA for 15 years.
Mark has conducted trials on a regular basis over the last 25 years including cases in the High Court.
Appointments & Profesional Memberships
Family Law Bar Association
Personal Injury Bar Association
North Eastern Circuit