Peter Walmsley is the head of the firm's Catastrophic Injury and Large Loss team based in our Manchester office and he is a member of our Casualty Strategy Group.
He is a former winner of the Defendant Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year for his consensual approach to work within the catastrophic injury market. Peter is a member of the Serious Injury Group Oversight Committee.
He manages an extensive portfolio of claims of the utmost severity and complexity with a combined value in excess of GBP 200m for a number of national and international insurer clients.
He is a pioneer for alternatives to traditional court litigation. Legal 500 says that he is "very experienced in serious injury claims and takes a sensible and collaborative approach, which is very effective in resolving complex disputes." In Chambers and Partners he is described as "very sensible, forward-thinking and innovative.”
He is published in insurance journals such as Insurance Day and the Journal of Personal Injury Law.