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Greg Cox

Head of Commercial Disputes

Greg is a partner in the practice with responsibility for the Litigation team and serious personal injury claims. He has particular expertise in dealing with costs and funding issues and a significant professional negligence practice.

Greg is a solicitor advocate and has Higher Rights of Audience (Civil Proceedings) representing clients in Courts at all levels including the Court of Appeal. He is a trained mediator and advocate of mediation. Greg also sits as a High Court Costs Assessor on appeals to the High Court.

His specialist areas include:

  • Dispute Resolution/ Litigation
  • Costs and funding
  • Professional Negligence
  • Serious personal injury
  • Commercial advice and drafting
  • Advocacy
  • Mediation

Greg qualified as a solicitor in 1998. His significant cases include:

  • Barr -v- Biffa Waste [2009] EWHC 1033 (TCC)
  • Lamont -v- Burton [2007] EWCA Civ 429
  • Rogers -v- Merthyr Tydfil [2006] EWCA Civ 1134 - Court of Appeal Test Case on After the Event insurance
  • Hollins -v- Russell and others [2003] EWCA Civ 718) – Court of Appeal Test Case on Conditional Fee Agreements
  • Messerer -v- ASB (unrep) – Professional negligence claim against solicitors – recovered £1.4m
  • Burridge -v- Airwork [2004] EWCA Civ 459 – Court of Appeal decision relating to contributory negligence
  • Burke -v- Coakley (unrep) – Acting for Defendant in complex brain injury claim pleaded at £4m
  • Tyndall -v- Battersea Dogs Home Master Wright [2005] - Test Case on staged after the event insurance premiums)
  • Oliver -v- Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust and another [2009] EWHC 1104
  • Supperstone -v- Hurst [2008] EWHC 735
  • Aaron -v- Shelton [2004] 3 All ER 561
  • Jenkins -v- Young Brothers Transport [2006] 2 All ER 798)


Hon Treasurer Manchester Law Society, Higher Courts (Civil Proceedings) Rights of Audience and High Court Costs Assessor.

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Greg Cox - Head of Commercial Disputes

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