Lawrence Old


I joined DWF in 2009 and specialise in employer's liability and public liability defendant work for insurers, corporate and public authority clients with over 20 years' experience in this sector.

Tel: +44 (0)113 261 6074

My Expertise

Lawrence has particular expertise in occupational health claims arising from exposure to asbestos, noise and vibration and also less usual areas such as silicosis and latex allergy.

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I have also handled numerous complex EL and PL trauma claims and fatal accident claims including Health & Safety prosecutions. Notable cases include Alcock and White v South Yorkshire Police on PTSD and the Hillsborough Inquest; also Webster v Ellison Circlips on automatic strike out. I have had articles published in the Solicitors' Journal and insurance industry publications and have presented to the ALARM conference on occupational disease as well as numerous seminars and workshops for clients.