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Stephen Symington

Associate, Leeds

Stephen is an Associate in the Leeds Occupational Health and Casualty Team and handles employer liability and public liability claims. 
Stephen Symington | Associate | DWF

Experience

Stephen is experienced in a range of issues with a number of successes at High Court level.  Stephen's specialist interest is in issues of duty of care, protective equipment, policy considerations, fundamental dishonesty and all aspects of health and safety.

Stephen is known for his technical proficiency and has been involved in a number of successful appeal claims.

Stephen is often instructed directly by insurers, particularly in relation to issues where there is a question of fundamental dishonesty by the Claimant or an issue surrounding procedural impropriety. He is frequently instructed to make applications to set aside Notices of Discontinuances and for a disapplication of QOCS rules, being fully appraised of the current law in relation to findings of dishonesty in insurance claims.

Recent Cases

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