Our Management Committee

The operation of MASS is overseen by our Management Committee, elected by the Membership, and is made up of a Chairman, Vice Chair, Treasurer, 12 Regional Co-ordinators and our Executive Director.  Previous Chairs remain on the Management Committee for 2 years as Honorary Members

Our current Management Committee is made up of the following people:
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Our Management Committee

MASS Chair – Simon Stanfield

Simon is  Partner and Head of RTA Technical Claims at Simpson Millar, Manchester
He specialises in complex and high value personal injury claims


MASS Vice Chair – Paul NichollsOur Management Committee

Paul is Senior Partner at Nicholls Brimble in Birmingham. He is also an Accredited Commercial Mediator and a non-practicing Barrister with call at Lincoln’s Inn


MASS Treasurer – Andy ShawOur Management Committee

Andy is Partner, Personal Injury at Higgs & Sons, Stourbridge
He is also a member of the Birmingham Medico-Legal Society and Birmingham Law Society Personal Injury Group

Past MASS Chair and Honorary Member –Our Management Committee
Sue Brown

Sue is a Director of Claims Portal Limited and Director of MedCo Registration Solutions Limited. She is also a Mediator registered with the Civil Mediation Council


Our Management CommitteeMASS Insight Magazine Editor and Honorary Member –
Roger Henderson

Roger is Fatal Injury Claims Partner at Lyons Davidson in Plymouth
He has been editor of every MASS magazine for as long as we can remember!

Our Regional Co-ordinators:

Brian CastleOur Management Committee
Regional Co-ordinator – Scotland
Brian is a Partner at Digby Brown Solicitors
His specialisms include motorcycle accident, accidents at work and road traffic accidents.

Our Management CommitteeAdam Thorpe
Regional Co-ordinator – North East
Adam is a Solicitor and Manager of the Litigation Team at Winn Solicitors in Byker
His region includes Northumberland, County Durham and Tyne  Wear

Kieran MageeOur Management Committee
Regional Co-ordinator – Yorkshire

Kieran is a Partner and Head of Compliance for True Solicitors LLP in Leeds
Kieran is also the MASS representative for the MoJ Claims Management Regulatory Consultative Group

Our Management CommitteeKate Sweeney  
Regional Co-ordinator – Manchester

Kate is a Partner and Head of Personal Injury for Stephensons Solicitors LLP, Leigh
Her region covers Lancashire and Cheshire

Our Management CommitteePeter Adlard
Regional Co-ordinator – Merseyside and The Wirral

Peter is Head of Legal Operations at Hebble Law in Liverpool
His region covers Merseyside and parts of Cheshire


Matt CurrieOur Management Committee
Regional Co-ordinator – Central East

Matt is Managing Partner for Motor Road Traffic Accident Claims at Irwin Mitchell and is based in Sheffield
His region covers Lincolnshire, Derbyshire, and Nottinghamshire

Our Management CommitteeDavinya Scott
Regional Co-ordinator – Central West

Davinya is Branch Manager for True Solicitors LLP in Birmingham
Her region covers Gloucestershire, West Midlands and Warwickshire


Our Management CommitteeShelyna Mariscal
Regional Co-ordinator – East Anglia

Shelyna is a Partner, Personal Injury, at Hansells in Norwich
Her region covers covers Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk and Northamptonshire

Our management committeeRachel Green
Regional Co-ordinator – South West

Rachel is Principal Associate (Deputy Group Leader) at Lyons Davidson, Bristol
Her region includes Bristol, Devon, Gloucester and South Wales


Paul LewisOur Management Committee
Regional Co-ordinator – South Central

Paul is Partner, Personal Injury, Landlord & Tenant, Marketing and Business Development – Accident Management at George Ide LLP  in Chichester
His region covers Berkshire, Dorset, West Sussex, Hampshire and Oxfordshire

FOur Management Committeeiona Scurlock
Regional Co-ordinator – South East

Fiona is a PI Solicitor at Gray Hooper Holt LLP, Redhill
Her region covers Kent, East Sussex, Surrey and London


Our Management CommitteeRegional Co-ordinator – Northern Ireland

This position is currently vacant – if you work for a MASS member firm in Northern Ireland and you feel you could succeed in this role then please get in touch with the MASS Office

Our Mission Statement

MASS promotes the highest standards of legal services through education and representation in the pursuit of justice for victims of road traffic accidents.