Sharon MacArthur-Powell


  • I joined BLM's London office in 2002.
  • I specialise in defending high value employers' liability and public liability claims and have handled a wide range of cases including policy and contractual indemnity issues, fatalities, head injury and amputation cases.
  • I have a particular interest in complex issues of causation and chronic pain cases.
  • I have developed an expertise in dealing with claims for personal injury in the railway industry.
  • I provide in- house training to insurers on a variety of topics

Significant reported cases

  • Sam v Atkins [2005] EWCA Civ 1452 Successful defence of a claim brought by a pedestrian injured in a motor accident


  • Major insurers


  • Editor of the PI Weekly Review


Member of BLM's Catastrophic Injury Special Interest Group

Contact Details

+44 20 7865 8083