Guy Vickers

Call 1986

"He is a fantastic advocate and will always listen to his instructing solicitor as well as the client. He is tenacious and if a point needs to be made, then he will be certain to make it."

Chambers and Partners 2019
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Local Government & Social Housing

Guy is an experienced practitioner with a mixed civil practice including personal injury and landlord and tenant. Guy was junior Counsel in Pickford v ICI. His main areas of interest are chemical exposures causing respiratory disease, skin disorders such as dermatitis and systemic conditions, work related upper limb disorders, Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome and deafness.

Other areas of personal injury practice include asbestos related claims, stress at work and bullying claims, sports injuries, clinical negligence and fatal accidents.

Local Government & Social Housing Cases

Dickinson v Tesco Plc [2013] C.P. Rep. 24 [2013] R.T.R. 27 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Bent v Highways and Utilities Construction (Costs) [2011] EWCA Civ 1539; [2012] 2 Costs L.O. 127 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Purushothaman v Malik [2012] R.T.R. 21 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Pattni v First Leicester Buses Ltd [2012] R.T.R. 17 [2012] P.I.Q.R. Q1 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Accident Exchange Limited v George-Broom & ors (2012) [2012] EWHC 207 (Admin) (Divisional Court, Civil Contempt Committal Application)

Garside v Black Horse Ltd [2010] EWHC 190 (QBD)

Coutts & Co v Chowdery – [2009] All ER (D) 144 (Dec) Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Adam Opel v Mitras Automotive [2008] EWHC 3205 (QBD)

Bullock v Atlas Ward Stuctures Ltd – [2008] All ER (D) 43 (May) Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Weetwood Services v Ansvar Holdings[2007] EWCA Civ 736 [2007] All ER (D) 12 (Jul) Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Garside & Barlow v Lake District Leisure (2007) (TCC, Manchester)

Beardall and others v Vinamul Ltd [2006] All ER (D) 03 (Feb) Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Beardall and others v Vinamul Ltd [2005] All ER (D) 391 (Feb) (QBD)

Bruce v Genesis Fast Food Ltd [2003] EWHC 788 (QB); [2004] P.I.Q.R. P9 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Workman v Pannone & Partners (a firm) – [2002] All ER (D) 245 (Nov) (QBD) Grundy v Naqvi [2001] EWCA Civ 139 Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Rihani v J Wareing & Son (Wrea Green) Ltd (2000) Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Pickford v ICI (1998) 1 WLR 1189 House of Lords