Discount Rate Considerations

30th March 2017

JMW Offices, 1 Byrom Place, Spinningfields, Manchester, M3 3HG

Nestor & Hailsham Chambers would like to invite Lawshare members to a free seminar covering the recent annoucements and changes to the Discount Rate coming in on the 20th March.

The Seminar will cover the following:
• New multipliers – schedules of loss
• Accommodation claims
• Lump sum vs PPs
• Investment strategies

The seminar will take place at the offices of JMW Solicitors and lunch will be provided.

Schedule:
Lunch & Registration:12.00pm
Seminar: 12.30pm
Q&A: 14.00pm
Finish: 14.15pm

All our seminars are free to attend and are worth 1.5 CPD point.

Speakers:
Jennifer Stone is one of the founding Directors of Nestor Financial Group Ltd – IFAs specialising in advising recipients of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Damages. Jennifer has been an IFA for over 20 years, and has acted as an expert witness in hundreds of cases potentially involving periodical payments and their forerunner, structured settlements. She is instructed by both claimant and defendant legal teams, with the vast majority of instructions being for claimants. She is responsible for ongoing advice on investment strategies for claimant funds under management totalling £85m.

Martin Spencer QC maintains a busy clinical negligence practice balanced between claimants and defendants. He has a wide and varied practice involving all aspects of clinical negligence including disciplinary matters. He has a particular interest in high quantum claims where complex calculations are involved. “His client-handling skills are fantastic and he’s got an exceptional eye for the figures and the detail. I’ve been very impressed with his negotiation skills.” “He has an amazing capacity to absorb the case and apply his knowledge. He’s able to predict complexities and deal with them really well.” Chambers UK 2016

To book..
Email Caroline.mccarron@jmw.co.uk