Profile submitted by Vincent Williams
Vincent is enormously experienced, having practised in the fields of police law and personal injury for over 25 years. His practice involves police malfeasance and misfeasance actions and inquests arising out of deaths in police custody or following contact with the police. In addition, he regularly deals with catastrophic injuries (head and spinal), as well as fatal accident claims. He has a particular interest in art. 2 inquests - many of which are linked to, or lead on to, substantial civil claims. Vincent has excellent manner both in court and when dealing with clients. He is realistic but sympathetic. He has been described in various editions of Chambers and Partners in the following terms: •"his advocacy is frankly brilliant, and his manner with clients is very sympathetic”. •"incredibly thorough and knows what he is doing". •"absolutely excellent, thorough and well prepared". •"an extremely astute barrister of undoubtedly high ability"; •"tremendous ability to remain extremely cool under pressure".
Haberdashers Askes School & Downing College, Cambridge.