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Meet the Team
Simon Wright Solicitor, Executive Director, Head of PI
DIRECT DIAL: 01246 560551
When did you Qualify?
What do you specialise in?
Simon qualified in 1989 and specialises in Personal Injury Law and Professional Negligence claims. He acts for Claimants and for Defendants in all types of claims including road traffic accidents, workplace accidents, industrial disease, clinical negligence, or in occupiers liability situations.Read More
He has represented Claimants seeking damages following a number of nationally reported incidents including the Hatfield Rail Crash and the Manchester Air Disaster. In addition he has represented Claimants in high profile cases of public importance such as Darby v The National Trust which is a leading case in the field of Occupiers Liability.
Simon is also presently appointed either as a Professional Deputy or as Professional Trustee for a number of persons who are the subject of Court of Protection Orders or who by reason of the serious injuries which they have sustained require the services of a Professional Trustee.
Accreditations & memberships
He is a member of the Law Sociery Personal Injury panel and is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine.
What was your first job?
A saturday porter at a department store.
What are your hobbies?
Running, playing golf, wakeboarding/waterskiing and crown green bowling. Also regular at Sheffield Wednesday and Chesterfield FC
What's your favourite drink?
A cold beer on a hot day.
What would your ideal holiday be?
Any winter sports or watersports trip.
What has been your greatest achievement this year?
Getting through it! and getting my team into new offices