MASS Conference 2019 – Programme

The Road Ahead – Adapting to Change

Our Annual Conference is on Wednesday 16th October at the Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s Hotel and Spa.

Herbert v HH Law

The judgment; the implications and the approach
PJ Kirby QC, Hardwicke

Whiplash and Small Claims Limit Reforms

Is the cost of reducing costs a price worth paying?
Panel discussion, chaired by
Martin Heskins, MedCo

MASS Chairman

Paul Nicholls

Keynote Address

All things Costs – what does the future hold for PI?
Ben Williams QC, 4 New Square


A Practical Guide
Karl Hirst, No5 Barristers Chambers

Fatal Accidents Act

Proposals and Pitfalls
Jamie Gamble, No5 Barristers Chambers

Subtle Brain Injuries

The symptoms of a subtle brain injury; an experts’ guide
Dr Dougall McCorry, Consultant Neurologist/Epileptologist, University Hospital Birmingham

Foreign Claims – Preparing for Brexit

Paul Yaghmourian, Public Affairs Officer, MIB

Vulnerable Road Users – Where do the liabilities lie?

Jasmine Murphy, Hardwicke

Civil Litigation: Avoiding a breakdown – helping clients by helping yourself

Gordon Exall, Zenith Chambers

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