About Mark Thomas
Mark joined chambers in 2003 having gained extensive experience in the solicitors' side of the profession. He has a well established practice, acting for both Claimants and Defendants.
|Education:||CPE, Northumbria University|
|Professional Associations:||Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) North East Medico-Legal Society|
|Appointments:||Council Member, North East Medico-Legal Society, Deputy District Judge on the North Eastern Circuit|
Specialist Practice Areas
Chambers and Partners 2018 (Personal Injury) Band 2
Acts for both claimants and defendants in a wide variety of personal injury cases. He is noted for his experience handling complex industrial disease claims.
Strengths: "He has a fantastic attention to detail and his knowledge of law and procedure is second to none. He adopts a collaborative, confidence-inspiring approach with clients." "Thorough and personable."
Chambers and Partners Guide to the Legal Profession 2012 - Mark Thomas is recommended especially for occupational disease claims.
Chambers and Partners Guide to the Legal Profession 2010 - Mark Thomas is esteemed for his contributions to the practice area.
Chambers and Partners Guide to the Legal Profession 2009 - Clients value the "Streetwise, hard-working and personable" Mark Thomas for his pleading and advocacy skills, and say he is "very adept on his feet."
- Low Velocity Impact
- Costs - Pitfalls of conditional fee arrangements
- Special Damages