Senior Associate Solicitor, Road Traffic Accidents
Jason joined Simpson Millar in August 2015 following the amalgamation with his previous practice Colemans-ctts, which he joined in November 1995 shortly after being called to the bar.
He has over 20 years’ experience in the legal profession, initially qualifying as a Barrister before qualifying and now practising as a Solicitor. He focuses mainly on Personal Injury claims resulting from Road Accidents but also has broader experience in general civil litigation and advocacy.
Jason is very technically minded and has an extensive knowledge and application of the Civil Procedure rules.
His expertise is in dealing with the technical arguments involved in Road Traffic Accidents and Personal Injury claims.
He also oversees accident claims in the technical Personal Injury department where there are issues regarding the causes of injuries, low-speed impacts, vehicle occupancy concerns and when allegations of fraud or dishonesty are unjustifiably made against clients. Amongst his peers he has a reputation as being a fair but aggressive Litigator.
Jason also has experience in attending Inquests in the Coroner’s Court.
He is a member of the Law Society and Lawyers’ Against Fraud.
Interests outside of work
Jason is very community-minded and volunteers a lot of his personal time. He is the Vice-Chair of Governors at two schools, and one of four trustees of a £3.5m charity which benefits a local town.