Personal Injury / Clinical Negligence

The PI/Clinical Negligence Department offers expertise in personal injury, Industrial disease and clinical negligence claims providing a wealth of experience in managing claims at all levels.

The department recognises the need to adapt to this developing and expanding market for legal services. Members of the department recognise the need to provide a partnership to ensure the best possible result for the client and to maintain and foster an excellent relationship with solicitors.

The depth of this specialist department ensures that on behalf of claimants and defendants all types of claims can be managed including small claim, fast track and multi track matters as well as major multi million pound litigation.

The PI Department welcomes conditional fee work. The department is acutely aware of the particular challenges that apply in dealing with these cases and assistance can be provided at the critical early stage.

To this end the department is keen to ensure that service standards are maintained and that matters are dealt with promptly. All documents can be returned electronically and within time limits to suit solicitors.

Please contact one of our Designated Personal Injury / Clinical Negligence Clerks for further information:-

Steven Tobias -          Senior Civil Clerk / Deputy Director of Clerking

Colin Harrison -          Civil Clerk

Dan Gray -                   Civil Clerk

Mitch Bibby -              Junior Civil Clerk


Cobden House Chambers is noted for its effective representation of both claimants and defendants in a wide range of personal injury matters. The set's members are well regarded for their handling of complex and high-value disputes, as well as fast-track and multi-track claims. Areas of particular strength for the team include catastrophic injury, chronic pain and industrial disease cases.

Chambers and Partners  - 2022


Chambers are proactive and helpful in setting up conferences, availability of Counsel and provides regular training courses which in the pandemic have been beneficial.’

‘Cobden house Chambers offer excellent coverage at short notice and an excellent service to personal injury practitioners.’

Legal 500 - 2022


Barristers in our Personal Injury Department / Clinical Negligence Department