Malcolm is a fellow of APIL (Association of Personal Injury Solicitors) of which there are less than 200 nationally. Malcolm was on the subcommittee of APIL which helped bring about the changes to ‘no win no fee’ agreements 15 years ago. Malcolm is an original Law Society Personal Injury Panel Member and he was a founder member of Injury Lawyers for you (IL4u).
Malcolm is instructed on a range of multi-track cases and is a leading practitioner is his field. He has acted for many brain injured clients and has particular expertise in this field.
Malcolm has been involved in several high profile cases during his career some of which have gone to the Court of Appeal and made legal textbooks. An example is Hadfield v Knowles& MIB – this is a major bike law case where Malcolm was instructed on behalf of the Claimant and Malcolm changed the law regarding uninsured drivers cases. The Claim reached the Court of Appeal and it was decided that the current English legislation was not compatible with European Legislation. The Claimant was awarded in excess of £500,000.