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Christopher Alldis

Year of Call
1970
Education
Emmanuel College Cambridge – M.A., LL.B.
Year of Call
1970
Education
Emmanuel College Cambridge – M.A., LL.B.

Christopher has a strong practice in the fields of personal injury and clinical negligence.

He is predominantly, but not exclusively, instructed on behalf of defendants and acts for many of the major UK insurance companies for and health trusts in the Northwest. In the field of employers’ liability, in addition to cases of accidental injury, Christopher has considerable experience in “industrial disease” litigation involving WRULD, vibration induced injury, deafness and asbestos related disease etc.

In the field of public liability Christopher acts for local councils in highway cases and has an extensive practice dealing with claims against the “leisure industry” representing a number of leading holiday venues and hotels. His clinical negligence practice covers a wide spectrum from birth injuries through delayed diagnosis of cancers to negligent surgery.

Notable and Reported Cases
Sherlock v Chester City Council (2004) EWCA Civ 201 (Employers’ Liability/ Co-extensive breach of statutory duty by employer and employee)
Griffiths v Vauxhall Motors LTD [2003] EWCA Civ 412 (Employers Liability/P.U.W.E.R.)
Willbye v Gibbons [2003] EWCA Civ 372 (Damages)
Laverton v Kiapasha [2002] EWCA Cur 1656 (Occupiers Liability)
R v Merseyside Coroner Exp CARR [1994] 1WLR 578
Blamire v South Cumbria H.A. [1993] PIQR Q.1 (Damages)