Katherine Deal, instructed by Irwin Mitchell, is representing 20 of the families and Asela Wijeyaratne, instructed by Slater & Gordon, is representing one of the families in the inquest which started on 16th January 2016. The inquest is due to last seven weeks and is being heard in Court 38 in the Royal Courts of Justice before HHJ Loraine-Smith.
Katherine Deal specialises in all areas of personal injury litigation, with particular expertise in claims arising from overseas accidents. She is ranked by Chambers and Partners as a Star Individual in Travel Law and a Leading Junior by Legal 500, with her expertise being cited as “second to none”.
“A skilled and measured advocate”, Asela Wijeyaratne has extensive experience in claims arising out of overseas accidents and illness and is ranked as a Leading Junior by Legal 500 in Personal Injury and Chambers and Partners in Travel Law.
Detailed information on the inquest can be found on the inquest website.
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