Simon Heatley, Knowledge Development Lawyer
Simon supports the knowledge and training needs of the solicitors in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution division in Charles Russell Speechlys.
AboutSimon is a Knowledge Development Lawyer, which is a senior position in the firm, equivalent to Senior Associate status for fee earners. His role includes preparation of precedents and online practice tools, providing technical training to fee earners and keeping the division up to date with the latest legal developments.
- As a fee earner, Simon advised on a broad range of complex and multi-jurisdiction disputes for a leading law firm in London, acting for financial institutions, energy companies, governments and IT companies.
Court of Appeal confirms dominant purpose test applies to legal advice privilege
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Rhys and Simon consider the legal and practical issues involved in effecting valid service, including lessons from recent case law.