Julian has experience of inquests both within the custodial environment and those in non-custodial settings.
He acts on behalf of individuals, families, healthcare providers and corporate entities in inquests involving deaths in the workplace, prisons, hospitals and care homes.
Julian brings his criminal law experience to bear in cases involving complex expert evidence and requiring an in-depth knowledge of the law.
He is known for his calm and approachable manner, and is well placed to handle cases of the utmost sensitivity.
In the Matter of JS (Preston Coroner’s Court, 2015) Acted on behalf of the family during a two-week inquest. The hearing followed the death of a man after a trench collapsed on him as he worked on a construction site linked to an offshore windfarm in Heysham in 2010.
In the Matter of DD (Blackpool Coroner’s Court, 2015) Acted on behalf of the family for a man found dead in his cell at HMP Preston.
In the Matter of MT (Stockport Coroner’s Court, 2018) Acting on behalf of a care home manager following the death of a resident from a local residential home.