1 Andrew Roy Call: Areas of Specialism Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Industrial Disease, Costs, Professional Negligence, Fraud, Credit Hire, Travel, Property Damage, Other Common Law. Professional Memberships Personal Injuries Bar Association Professional Negligence Bar Association London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. Qualifications University of Newcastle upon Tyne: MA (Twentieth Century Literature). LLB (First Class Honours). Publications Personal Injury Limitation Law: 2nd Edition Tottel Publishing, 2007 and 3rd Edition, Bloomsbury, Business Support Team Telephone Fax DX 1037 Chancery Lane adept at handling challenging cases of high complexity He has an amazing understanding of a case. Chambers & Partners, 2013 Frequent contributor to the Personal Injury Law Journal, JPIL and PIBULJ. Andrew frequently provides lectures and seminars to solicitors and other professionals. He is able to provide bespoke seminars upon request. Profile Andrew has been rated as a Leading Junior in the Personal Injury section of the Legal 500 since 2009 has a keen feel for the claim and knows exactly when to push hard (2009), is solid and cannot be faulted (2010), a good up-and-coming junior (2012) and that he Always provides clear, precise advice.
2 He is also listed as a Leading Junior for Personal Injury in Chambers & Partners which comments that The robust and assured style of the highly intelligent Andrew Roy helps clients involved in a range of workplace stress and occupational disease claims. He underlines the strengths and weaknesses of a case well and lets you make up your mind, agree clients, who also go on to praise the fact that he is bold enough to take a chance on tough cases. (2012), Thorough in his preparation and written advice [he] is favoured by solicitors for the way he is able to reassure clients (2013), he s adept at handling challenging cases of high complexity, He has an amazing understanding of a case, He s impressive in being willing to fight cases, and being committed to taking on difficult matters (2014), He has extensive experience in occupational disease claims and a strong knowledge of asbestos and RSI/HAVS claims, He is concise, pays enormous attention to detail and is excellent with clients and is A fighter who will take on cases others won t (2015). Andrew covers all aspects of personal injury including road traffic accidents, employers liability, public liability, product liability, fatal accidents and psychiatric injury, acting for both Claimants and Defendants. He has considerable experience acting in cases involving allegations of fraud, especially low velocity impact claims. Andrew has experience in all forums relevant to personal injury; Criminal Injuries Compensation Appeals, Coroner s Inquests, Costs Hearings, CRU Appeals. Industrial Disease Within personal injury, Andrew has a particular interest in industrial disease and occupational health claims, including all types of asbestos litigation, stress at work, RSI/HAVS and WRULD. Clinical Negligence Andrew s clinical negligence practice encompasses all aspects of medical and dental negligence, as well as claims involving other healthcare professionals. He has a particular interest in claims involving surgical negligence and accident & emergency negligence. Professional Negligence Andrew s professional negligence experience includes solicitors negligence, surveyors negligence and financial advisers negligence. He has particularise expertise in claims arising out of personal injury litigation including actions against solicitors, barristers and other legal professionals, as well as actions against negligent experts and in related costs and insurance disputes. Costs Litigation
3 Andrew has a special interest and extensive experience and expertise in contentious costs litigation, in particular with respect to CFAs and fixed costs of all types. He regularly attends detailed assessment and is often instructed to deal with technical costs issues. Limitation Andrew has a special interest and particular expertise in all aspects of limitation law. Property Damage Andrew deals with all classes of property damage, fire and flood claims. Credit Hire Andrew has extensive experience of and expertise in all aspects of credit hire. General Common Law Andrew s wide ranging common law practice includes contract and commercial disputes and insurance claims (including indemnity, coverage and policy wording issues). Other Information Before joining the Bar, Andrew worked as a caseworker for the Legal Aid Board and then as an insurance claims handler. Andrew is retained as a Consultant for Sweet & Maxwell for the design and maintenance of their Online Personal Injury Schedule service. Andrew is a keen sportsman enjoying rugby and running (London Marathon 2006 and 2012, Belfast Marathon 2008 and 2015, Edinburgh Marathon 2008 and 2012; Rome Marathon 2013, Manchester Marathon 2013, Farnham and Pilgrim Marathon 2013, Royal Parks Ultra Marathon 2013, Paris Marathon 2015). His other interests include wildlife, literature and cinema. Interesting Cases Flint v (1) Tittensor (2) MIB  EWHC 466 (QB): high profile claim for vehicular trespass to the person entailing consideration of the criteria for battery, self-defence, ex turpi causa and volenti non fit injuria.
4 Palmer v University of Surrey Lawtel 10/4/2014: validity of a compromise agreement between defendants in light of an alleged misrepresentation. Qaiyum v Ocado Ltd Lawtel 25/10/2013: indemnity costs following solicitors attempts to manipulate pre-action protocols Wembridge and others v Winter and others  EWHC 2331 (QB): multiple claims arising out of a mass explosion at a fireworks factory addressing operational immunity and the duty and standard of care of emergency services. The Chief Constable of Hampshire Police v Taylor 2013] EWCA Civ 496;  PIQR P20;  ICR 1150: appeal concerning the applicability of the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992; burden of proof and causation; issue based costs orders. Blair v The Chief Constable of Sussex Police  EWCA Civ 644; (2012) 156(20) S.J.L.B. 31;  I.C.R. D33: appeal on the application of the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations 1992 to police training. Dawkins v Carnival plc (t/a P & O Cruises)  EWCA Civ 1237;  1 Lloyd s Rep. 1: appeal on the application of the evidential burden of proof in respect of a slipping accident in international waters. Aktas v Adepta, Dixie v British Polythene Ltd  EWCA Civ 1170;  QB 894;  2 WLR 945;  2 All ER 536;  CP Rep 9;  PIQR P4: leading case on the interaction of the Limitation Act, service rules and abuse of process. Durrant v Thames Water Utilities Ltd and Surrey CC Lawtel 5/8/2010: consideration of assumption of responsibility and a utility company s duties in respect of water/ice on the highway. Jones v Norfolk CC  EWHC 1313 (QB): limitation in a claim for occupational lead poisoning. Qamili v Holt  EWCA 1625: driver s duty of care towards a pedestrian. Sezer v Kaur and Admiral Insurance Services Ltd Lawtel 17/11/2008: mitigation in credit hire claims. Parmar v Big Security Company Ltd  EWHC 1414 (QB): nightclub doorman s assault on a customer. OCS Group Ltd v Wells  EWHC 919 (QB);  1 WLR 1895;  4 All ER 818;  P.IQ.R. P18; (2008) LS Law Medical 386; (2008) 103 BMLR 17: pre-action disclosure of medical records.
5 Harries v Summers Lawtel 16/05/2007: correct approach to the summary assessment of costs. Ali v Al-Basri and Al-Basri  EWHC 2608 (QB);  All ER (D) 290 (Nov): a complex claim involving constructive trusts and illegality. Young v Western Power Distribution (South West) Limited  EWCA Civ 1034;  1 W.L.R. 2868;  P.I.Q.R. P4; (2003) 100(36) L.S.G. 43; (2003) 147 S.J.L.B.; The Times 19/08/2003: limitation and estoppel in fatal accident claims.
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