Simon Jones is a partner in our Manchester office. He specialises in handling large loss and catastrophic injury casualty claims.
Simon Jones is a partner in our Manchester office. He is specialised in handling large loss and catastrophic injury casualty claims.
As the lead of our casualty practice group, Simon manages a team of 30 lawyers undertaking volume casualty claims. Having qualified as a solicitor in 1990, his more than three decades’ experience has made him an expert in his field.
Lauded for his expertise, Simon has worked with a wide range of senior external stakeholders throughout his career. These include legal counsel, claims directors and technical claims managers. Through his work, he provides strategic advice on the management of claims from end to end, as well as technical issues.
Currently, Simon works with some of the top 15 insurers in the UK and Ireland and a number of multinational and corporate clients.
Some of his most notable clients are:
- Virgin Media
- Britannia Hotels
- Travis Perkins
And among his significant reported cases are:
- Booth v Britannia Hotels, Court of Appeal 2002
- Guntripp v Cheneys Coaches, Court of Appeal 2012