Stephen was called to the Bar in 2000 and has established a practice as a busy commercial junior. He is recommended as a leading junior for professional liability and costs work.
Described in the Legal 500 as ‘A very valuable team member, who inspires real confidence’ (2016 – Costs); ‘Approachable and a pleasure to work with; he provides clear, thorough advice and is great in conference with clients’ (2016 – Professional liability) ; ‘highly reliable, and able to assimilate large quantities of documents and distil the key points’ and ‘extremely good on paper and very user friendly’ (2015 – Professional Liability), Stephen is regarded as being personable and easy to work with. He always strives to provide sound practical advice and to focus on a strategic approach to litigation.
Stephen’s practice is in commercial dispute resolution, with his main areas of specialism being professional liability and costs. Experience of particular types of litigation, such in employment, personal injury, insurance, consumer credit and chancery, proves invaluable in the context of professional liability work.
Stephen is a member of the Executive Committee of the Professional Negligence Bar Association and a member of the London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association. Stephen is the Chairman of the Gray’s Inn Barristers’ Committee.
Stephen is an accredited mediator.