Stuart has experience of pleading and advising in actions against the police and related claims, such as false imprisonment, and misfeasance in public office. Examples of his recent work include advising in relation to an alleged assault by a police officer and alleged breaches of Article 5 of the ECHR by the Parole Board. He is a member of the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel.
Police Law Cases
S v GMP (2016) – Stuart acted for the claimant from the outset in this action against the police following a police dog bite, advising on prospects, quantum and evidence, and ultimately securing a settlement.