Biography

Theo Huckle QC was the Counsel General for Wales during 2011-2016 and in 2012 was elected a Bencher of Lincoln's Inn. He was appointed a Visiting Professor of Law at King's College London in 2016.

During his term of office as a Law Officer he maintained his busy complex PI/Clinical, Public and common law practice with the agreement of the First Minister of Wales, and is now pleased to be developing his legal interests further as a member of DSC. His time as a Law Officer has given Theo a highly strategic approach to complex dispute resolution.

He has recently taken over as General Editor of the Butterworth’s' Personal Injury Litigation Service (having previously edited Division I) and has been a regular contributor to Munkman on Employer's Liability. He wrote Butterworth’s' original practice manual on the new system for Periodical Payments.

Theo's areas of expertise includes:

  • Personal Injury especially Catastrophic injury (including Spinal and Head injury) and Occupational Illness/Disease claims.
  • Professional Negligence especially Clinical Negligence and Solicitors' Negligence.
  • General Commercial Matters, including Employment and Fraud and Public Law and Human Rights.
  • ADR Group-accredited Mediator.

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  • Year Qualified

    1985

    Year appointed QC

    2011

    Education

    Cambridge Unversity, Jesus College, Lincoln's Inn - Megarry Mahor and Hardwick Scholar

    Memberships

    Personal Injury Bar Association Executive Committee Member, Wales Personal Injury Lawyers' Association, Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, Human Rights Bar Association, Wales Public Law & Human Rights Association

    Qualification

    BA, LLM, MA