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Injury lawyer details for James Walsh

Injury lawyer - Injury lawyer details for James Walsh

Tel: 01752 203536

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Occupational disease specialist lawyer Asbestos disease specialist lawyer

About James Walsh

Telephone: 01752 203536 Email:

James is a Partner and Head of the Asbestos Litigation Team at GA Solicitors in Plymouth. James is one of the South West's leading industrial disease litigators, renowned particularly for his expertise and success in high value asbestos claims which he has dealt with since the mid-90’s. His experience dealing with mesothelioma cases is recognised on a national basis. Many of James' clients have been exposed to asbestos at Dockyards including Devonport, Portsmouth and Chatham.  He also has a strong reputation for industrial deafness litigation and has recovered significant damages in public and employer liability cases.

James is a member of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel.  He is also accreditated as an Occupational Disease and Asbestos Disease Specialist with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) of which he was the second in the country to be appointed.  James has also been accreditated as a national assessor to support the APIL accreditation scheme. He has also been awarded the acclaimed Fellow status by APIL. James is Treasurer of the Plymouth Law Society and an active participant of the South West Mesothelioma Support Group.

Outside of work James is a keen sportsman. He plays football on a weekly basis and is struggling with his 8 handicap at golf. He is also a regular at Plymouth Argyle optimistically dreaming of seeing his team play in the Premiership.

APIL membership: Practitioner member  - What does this mean?

APIL accreditation: Fellow, Occupational disease specialist, Asbestos disease specialist

Other memberships: Law Society

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25 Lockyer Street
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