Simon, a partner in Digby Brown's Network department, graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2005 before training and qualifying at Digby Brown. Assumed partner in 2015, Simon led the Personal injury team in Edinburgh from 2011 before merging with our Network Department in 2016 to create the largest team within the firm, specialising solely in pursuing cases for injured clients.
Simon specialises in all aspects of personal injury with a particular interest in industrial accidents, health and safety at work, fatal cases and cases involving complex aspects of medical and legal causation. He has taken a keen interest in the establishment and early development of the new All Scotland Personal Injury Court in Edinburgh and since January 2017 has been a member of the court's Personal Injury User Group. He is ranked as a leading solicitor representing injured clients in the Legal 500; is involved in teaching the Personal Injury course as part of the Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Edinburgh and regularly provides in-house training to Digby Brown's specialist personal injury lawyers.
Simon is an accredited litigator with the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers.