David Thomson




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Year Of Call: 1994

David specialises in all aspects of injury work and also has an increasingly busy regulatory practice. He has the advantage of having practised in medicine as a junior surgeon and a GP for a number of years and a decade of full time practice at the Bar. He acts for claimants and defendants. He is well known for specialist high quantum and causation advice, particularly in the area of neurological injury.

David is recommended as a leading junior at the Clinical Negligence and Professional Discipline bars in the legal directories.  Client commentary in Chambers & Partners 2017 UK Bar Guide and the 2016 Legal 500 directories includes:-

“Friendly and approachable”

“Very good for complicated medical cases.”

“He has the knowledge and skills, and always inspires confidence.”

David was appointed an FA Commissioner on the FA Regulatory Authority in 2008.

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Wootton v Sandhu

[2008] EWCA Civ 1361

Pharmaceutical negligence case involving detailed consideration of...

Willson v Ministry of Defence

LTL 9/5/2007

In an assessment of damages in a personal injury action the judge had failed...

Practice Areas

Memberships


  • Institute of Chartered Arbitrators
  • Personal Injuries Bar Association
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association