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          James Roden


          James is a partner in the firm's Manchester office specialising in the defence of employers, property, product, and public liability claims for insurers and self-insured corporates.

          James has developed sophisticated legal defence and risk management strategies derived from years of expertise of service delivery in specific sectors, notably transport and logistics, manufacturing, and leisure/retail.

          Significant cases include the successful defence of clients in: ´ The Scania Series 4 Group Litigation, and ´ Phillips v Henlys [2006] EWHC 1806. James is a member of FOIL.

          "Department head, James Roden, gets to the issue quickly and instinctively";

          "Appreciated for his insider knowledge of the insurance industry"

          Chambers and Partners (2012)