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Christopher Boxall

Year of call:
University of Leeds, English Law with European Law LLB (Hons)
BPP Law School Leeds, BPTC (‘Very Competent’)
Pro bono: Director of Legal Advice Clinic at BPP Leeds
Pupil at Park Square Barristers
Grade 1 Prosecutor
Director, BPP Legal Advice Clinic (Leeds) 2013-2014
Member of Personal Injury Bar Association North Eastern Circuit
University of Leeds, Senior Negotiation competition winner University of Leeds, Senior Debating competition runner-up
BPP Regulatory Law Prize

Christopher Boxall has a wide-ranging personal injury practice and acts on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants, including claims funded by a CFA.

Christopher has extensive experience dealing with claims arising from road traffic accidents, EL/PL claims (including Highways Act claims) and criminal injury compensation (CICA) claims.

Christopher also has experience of dealing with diminution claims in respect of vehicle damage and is familiar with the principles derived from Coles v Hetherton.

Christopher accepts instructions for the following:

  • Trials from the Small Claims Track through to the Multi Track
  • Disposal Hearings
  • Case Management Conferences
  • Costs Case Management Conferences
  • Interlocutory Applications
  • Pre-Trial Reviews

Christopher regularly provides training and seminars on all aspects of personal injury litigation, including:

  • Fixed costs
  • Credit Hire
  • Practical tips: trial bundling and claims handling

Christopher also accepts instructions to draft pleadings and advices on quantum and/or liability. He is happy to work to short deadlines where papers need to be turned around quickly.

Credit Hire

Christopher has developed a particular interest in claims involving credit hire. As an area of law which continues to develop in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, Christopher is always alive to recent developments. He regularly publishes articles and provides bespoke training on this topic.

Christopher is particularly familiar with the legal arguments surrounding the enforceability of credit hire agreements and the implications of the recent decision in Irving v Morgan Sindall PLC [2018] EWHC 1147 (QB).

Holiday Sickness Claims

Christopher regularly deals with fraudulent claims on the Fast Track. He is also happy to advise at the pre-issue stage and draft pleadings. Christopher is known for his meticulous approach when examining medical records, leaving no stone unturned.

Christopher has acted previously for Thomas Cook.

Contact Christopher’s clerks

Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605

Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250