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Our monthly review of developments in the insurance and public sector. This edition considers a claim which was dismissed pursuant to s. 57 of the CJCA 2015 despite liability being established and case summaries relating to appeals and costs.

This edition examines case summaries regarding contempt of court, fraudulent claims, costs issues and a credit hire claim from a self-employed taxi driver.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Speakers included Simon Evans, Peter Bennett, Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC.

Our monthly review of developments in the insurance and public sector. This edition considers a claim which was dismissed pursuant to Section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015 despite liability being established and case summaries relating to appeals and costs.

This edition examines case summaries regarding contempt of court, fraudulent claims, costs issues and a credit hire claim from a self-employed taxi driver.

Our annual keynote seminar was held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 at the Vale Resort. Simon Evans considered the impact of the Civil Liability Act 2018, Peter Bennett provided a regulatory update and Amanda Evans and guest speaker, Steven Ford QC, discussed recent developments following CN v Poole BC [2019] UKSC 25.

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Areas of Expertise

About Nicola

Nicola has extensive experience in public liability and employers' liability litigation acting for local authorities and police forces.

 

Nicola has over 15 years’ experience in defending historic abuse and neglect claims, involving children and vulnerable adults. She advises on breaches of human rights and court of protection matters, as well as complex disclosure issues. Nicola also deals with occupational stress, harassment and bullying claims on behalf of local authorities and police forces.


Having a background in competitive sport, Nicola also has an interest in Sports Law. Nicola has advised a number of sporting organisations and holds a longstanding appointment as a Special Arbitrator on the national Sports Resolution Panel in the following categories: 

 

  • Athlete Selection & Eligibility

  • Integrity and Discipline

  • Paralympic and Disability


In 2018, Nicola chaired the Commonwealth Games Selection Appeals Panel for Team Wales.

Legal Commendations

“The 'pragmatic and commercial' Nicola Edwards excels in complex claims against social services for alleged failure to protect children from abuse and neglect.”

“Next Generation Partner.”

Legal 500, 2020

 

"The team regularly handles work on behalf of sporting bodies and sports persons. Nicola Edwards is recommended."

Legal 500, 2019