Samuel Jones

Call To The Bar: 2011

Samuel was called to the Bar in 2011. He became a tenant of Lincoln House Chambers in January 2018. He is now well established and has developed successful working relationships with several local and national solicitors and insurers.

Samuel primarily practises in Personal Injury, Travel Law, Credit Hire and Employment Law. However, he also accepts instructions in all other areas of Civil Law including Contract and Debt Recovery claims.

Samuel is client-focused and approachable. He is content to accept instructions at any stage of proceedings and can provide ad hoc or informal advice at short notice. He is a meticulous and robust advocate and has been commended for his thorough case preparation and ejective advocacy in court. Samuel has also received praise for the high quality of his written work and pleadings.

Samuel is licensed to provide advice and representation under the ‘Public Access’ scheme directly to members of the public.

Samuel has given several lectures and seminars on various topics to local solicitors. More recently, he has provided seminars on the MOJ Portal and Credit Hire. The training is free of charge and is registered for CPD.

Personal Injury

Samuel has considerable experience acting for both claimants and defendants in a broad range of personal injury matters. He has a strong fast-track practice and a growing multi-track practice. Samuel has a particular interest in dishonesty/fraud claims (for both claimants and defendants), RTA claims, employers’ liability, public liability and industrial disease. He has an in-depth knowledge of procedure, abuse of process and limitation.

Samuel also has a particular interest in clinical negligence and has advised on complex issues relating to both causation and quantum.

Travel Law

Samuel has developed a busy Travel Law practice including claims for holiday sickness and accidents abroad. He is able to advise both claimants and defendants as to how best to present and defend such claims with specic reference to credibility, causation and dishonesty/fraud. He is also able to advise on how to eectively present and discredit medical evidence.

Credit Hire

Samuel has appeared for claimants and defendants in credit hire litigation. He regularly argues issues relating to impecuniosity, enforceability, period and rate in court and is able to provide pragmatic advice to professional clients on these issues.

Employment Law

Samuel has experience in all areas of employment law. He has a particular interest in whistleblowing and discrimination. He acts for both claimants and respondents.

Contract and Debt Recovery

Samuel has an in-depth knowledge of contract law and the various consumer regulations. He has acted for travel companies, landlords and universities in debt recovery cases.

Personal Prole

Samuel is a keen football and rugby fan and supports Norwich City and Bath respectively. He also enjoys running, cooking and photography.