Rob Elvin is the managing partner of our Manchester office. His particular expertise covers health, safety and environmental (including nuisance, noise abatement, pollution, permit appeals and environmental warranty and civil claims), judicial review, corporate defence (including bribery and corruption, investigations and corporate manslaughter), inquest law, food hygiene and safety, transport law, including public inquiries in front of traffic commissioners, product safety, liability and recall, and he is a solicitor-advocate. Rob also lectures on issues such as corporate manslaughter, product safety and defending all manner of regulatory prosecutions.
Rob has particular sector expertise in the nuclear, gas and electricity generation and distribution, wind energy, chemicals, engineering and construction industries.
Following outstanding client feedback, Rob was named as a star lawyer in the Acritas StarsTM global database, 2019: Rob is “very quick to respond” and has “a very commercial view in that he doesn’t just give options, he analyses and recommends the best route or best course of action in every given circumstance.” He is “very practical in terms of speed of response, pitch of communications, and realistic guidance on what to do and what to expect of outcomes.”