Michael has vast experience dealing with all aspects of personal injury litigation, including road traffic accidents, accidents at work, public liability, clinical negligence and criminal injuries compensation.
He has worked on cases of varying degrees of quantum throughout his career, from small claims up to complex serious injury and clinical negligence multi track cases. Michael now specialises in high value multi track claims, involving injuries of the utmost severity including brain and spinal injury.
Michael has worked on a number of high value claims, involving serious physical and brain injuries including cases involving ‘locked in syndrome’. He has acted as Receiver/Guardian for a number of Court of Protection clients.
At Clear Law, Michael has a number of clients with high value claims, involving brain and spinal injuries and complex psychological trauma where quantum is in excess of £1 million.
Michael is an ex-policeman and whilst a trainee solicitor he worked as a part-time university tutor at the University of Central Lancashire, teaching the contract and personal injury law modules on the CPE and LPC courses. He has been a Committee Member of Preston Incorporated Law Society, Vice-Chairman of his local Parish Council, a member of the Preston City Council Standards Committee, a Cub Scout Leader and a School Governor for 18 years where he is presently Chairman.