David Hughes

Associate

Injury | Mesothelioma

About David

David graduated with a First Class degree in Law in 2014. He went onto complete his legal studies and was admitted to the rolls as a solicitor in 2018.

David has come from a broad legal background including dealing with Industrial Disease and multi-track catastrophic injury claims, Criminal Injury (CICA) and housing possession proceedings. He has extensive advocacy experience, attending court on a regular basis for a range of matters such as complex disclosure applications and CMCs as well as extensive Family Law Proceedings including domestic violence, non-molestation and Children Act proceedings.

David joined us in January 2020 in the Industrial Disease team and specialises in asbestos-related diseases including mesothelioma, pleural thickening, lung cancer and asbestosis.

David’s recent successes include a settlement of a fatal mesothelioma claim for a six figure sum, and another settlement involving complex dependency considerations.

Memberships

Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)

Interests

Outside of work, David enjoys participating in airsoft, playing video games and catching up on the latest movies, as well as cooking and cocktail-making. He is also a huge American Football fan.