Ben is a Solicitor and Partner at Serious Law LLP. He has been responsible for many of the firm’s most complex and high-value cases over the last 20 years.
He supervises a team of specialist solicitors who deal with cases of the utmost severity and he works closely with charities and organisations who support those who have suffered major trauma.
He has represented numerous adults and children in cases involving brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation and polytrauma. He often accepts challenging cases rejected by other firms and receives recommendations from medical and other professionals.
He regularly concludes multi-million-pound settlements on behalf of his clients, following accidents or clinical negligence nationally and advocates passionately for rehabilitation and support from the outset of any instruction.
Recently concluded cases include the £12 Million gross settlement in AOB v EBT & ANR approved by Mr Justice Turner at the Royal Courts of Justice.
A Legal 500 'Leading Individual' since 2017:
"Ben Priestley is a superstar. He is calm, methodical and personable with clients, but he is a ruthless litigator with a first-class brain" (2020).