About Steven Turner
Steven is a personal injury and commercial law practitioner who is recommended in Chambers & Partners.
|Education:||BA (Hons) English & Film Studies, University of Kent CPE, Nottingham Trent University|
|Professional Associations:||Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA)|
Specialist Practice Areas
Expertise: "He is technically excellent and has good insight and a very good knowledge of the issues." "His attention to detail is second to none. He's very approachable."
Recent work: Turner acted for Chartis Insurance in defence of a complex fraud and credit hire case, successfully bringing the claimant to abandon her hire claim during trial.
Sport: Regularly acts for individuals, agents and clubs on contract disputes, primarily on football-related matters but also in connection with cricket and darts.
Within Sport Law: Steven Turner of Parklane Plowden has a broad sports practice that takes in boxing and football cases, amongst others.
Lagden -v- O'Connor  QB 36 (CA) (Sub-nom Dennard v Plant): Also dealing with the law relating to credit car hire. The case raised issues relating to sham/pretence transactions, collateral warranties and the measure of loss.
Dimond -v- Lovell  1 AC 384 (HL);  QB 216 (CA): The leading case on the law relating to credit car hire, dealing with such diverse issues as enforceability under the Consumer Credit Act 1974, the availability of restitutionary relief in the face of statutory unenforceability, the deductibility of collateral benefits and the measure of loss where ancillary benefits have been provided to the victim of the tort.
Palmer -v- Marks & Spencer  EWCA Civ 1528 Employers' liability - see above for details